Computer Science Course Degrees

ASSOCIATE IN SCIENCE:

The Associate in Science degree is a transfer degree designed for the student who plans to enter a four-year institution upon graduation from OCCC.

Computer Science - UCO

This degree will prepare the student to enter a four-year institution's College of Math and Science or College of Engineering to pursue a Bachelor degree in Computer Science.

CS Advisor: James Bothwell (A-K), Haining Chen (L-Z)

Computer Science - OU

This degree will prepare the student to enter a four-year institution's College of Math and Science or College of Engineering to pursue a Bachelor degree in Computer Science.

CS Advisor: James Bothwell (A-K), Haining Chen (L-Z)

This degree will prepare the student to enter a four-year institution's College of Math and Science or College of Engineering to pursue a Bachelor degree in Computer Science.

CS Advisor: Al Heitkamper

Management Information Systems

This degree will prepare the student to enter a four-year institution's College of Business to pursue a Bachelor degree in Computer Information Systems.

CS Advisor: Anita Philipp (A-I), Mary Williams (J-Z)

ASSOCIATE IN APPLIED SCIENCE:

The Associate in Applied Science degree is a terminal degree designed for the student who plans to enter the work force upon graduation from OCCC.

Computer Systems Support

This degree will prepare the student to enter the job market as a technical support professional

CS Advisors: Tom Ashby (A-J), Vicki Gibson (K-Z)

Cyber/Information Security

This degree provides students with the background needed to pursue a career as Cyber/Information Security Specialist with major retailers, manufacturers, government agencies, financial institutions, colleges and universities, service organizations and others.

CS Advisor: Al Heitkamper (A-L), Haifeng Ji (M-Z)

Database

The program is designed to prepare students for entry level positions such as database administrators, database analysts, database application developers or database programmers.

CS Advisor: Haifeng Ji

Programming

This degree will prepare the student to enter the job market as a programming professional.

CS Advisors: Sara Mathew (A-M), Haifeng Ji (N-Z)

Web Design and Development

The program is designed to prepare students for entry level positions such as Web developers, Web designers, Web editors, or Web support personnel.

CS Advisor: Anita Philipp

CERTIFICATES OF MASTERY:

The certificate program allows a student to work toward a desired goal in the specialization area of their choice. The Computer Science certificates listed below are part of a three-tier program that goes toward an Associate in Applied Science: Computer Science - Computer Specialist Degree.

Cyber/Information Security

This program is designed for students who wish to acquire skills necessary for employment in the cyber/information security industry.

CS Advisor: Al Heitkamper (A-L), Haifeng Ji (M-Z)

Computer Systems Support

This certificate program allows an individual to work toward an attainable goal of a Computer Service Technician. For students who desire additional skills, it is the first phase of a 3-tiered program that will lead directly to an Associate in Applied Science: Computer Science - Computer Specialist Emphasis.

CS Advisor: Vicki Gibson

Computer Networking Support

This certificate program allows an individual to work toward an attainable goal of a Microcomputer Network Technician. For students who desire additional skills, it is the second phase of a 3-tiered program that will lead directly to an Associate in Applied Science: Computer Science - Computer Specialist Emphasis.

CS Advisor: Tom Ashby

Web Design

This certificate is designed to teach the artistic elements of web site creation.

CS Advisor: Anita Philipp

Web Development

This certificate is designed to teach the technical elements of web site creation.

CS Advisor: Anita Philipp

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CS Advisor: Vicki Gibson