Computer Science Technology, A.S.

Please note that as of July 1, 2023, all program information should be accessed through the CT State Community College Catalog. Specific program information on this page may no longer be accurate beyond this date.

Smart phones. Satellites. Artificial intelligence. Game programming. Mark Zuckerberg. What do they have in common? Computer Science Technology. If these are intriguing to you, then this could be your program. You’ll be prepared to pursue a higher degree at a four-year university as well as gain the needed skills for entry-level computer programming jobs and related positions. You’ll receive the foundational knowledge required for a career in software engineering and learn programming fundamentals, the basics of computer architecture, information processing, and algorithmic problem solving. The program also includes an extensive exposure to and practice in the fundamentals of structured programming, as well as object-oriented analysis and design.

Special Opportunities

Regional employers, like Cigna and Sonalysts, have hired some of our students and financially supported their studies for a bachelor’s degree.

Career Options

Software Development
Support Specialists
Database Administration
Systems Analysis
Systems Security

Easy Transfer Options

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Related Degrees & Certificates

Courses & Outcomes

See below for a list of all full-time Department Faculty. Please note that not all listed faculty may teach courses related to this specific degree or certificate program.

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Mark Comeau

A.S., Thames Valley State Technical College; B.S., B.Arch., Roger Williams University; M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Licensed-Registered Architect, CT, RI, NY NCARB Board CertifiedBusiness and Technologies Department Department Chair & Professor of Construction Technology
Office: C218
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9415
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Diba A Khan-Bureau, Ph.D.

A.S., Thames Valley State Technical College; B.S., University of Connecticut; M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic University; Ph.D., University of ConnecticutBusiness and Technologies Department Professor of Environmental Engineering Technology
Office: C264
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9443
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James R Sherrard

B.S., U.S. Coast Guard Academy; M.S.N.E., M.S.N.A., Nav. E., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; M.S.M.E., University of Connecticut; M.S.N.S., Catholic University of America; P.E., MarylandBusiness and Technologies Department Professor of Nuclear Engineering Technology
Office: C-210
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9472


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