Would you like to pursue what is considered to be the top-paying college degree? According to Code.org, jobs requiring computer-programming experience are growing at two times the national average; by 2020, there will be one million more jobs than students to fill them. According to the Department of Labor, employment of computer scientists is projected to grow by 15 percent within this next decade alone. Computer scientists have become the world’s movers and shakers in current and future development of hardware and software systems.
At Fontbonne, as you work toward a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, you will receive a solid foundation in computer theory, programming languages, operating systems, and software development.
In this program you will learn about computer architecture, robotics, database management systems, software engineering, mobile apps, telecommunications and networking, all while working with state-of-the-art technology. Employers are actively seeking graduates who have the problem-solving and communication skills that are nurtured while earning your degree in computer science. At Fontbonne, you will get a solid foundation in mathematics to prepare you for your career in computer science.
Fontbonne’s BS in Computer Science program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, https://www.abet.org, under the General Criteria and Program Criteria for Computer Science and Similarly Named Computing Programs.
As a graduate from an ABET-accredited program, you will have a solid education foundation and be capable of leading the way in innovation and emerging technologies and anticipating the needs of the public.
Your degree from Fontbonne distinguishes you from others entering the field, helping you to get noticed while positioning you for success.