Careers and Outcomes

Students learn techniques to help them in future careers

Technology is constantly evolving and growing. The need for computer scientists continues to rise, and as more advancements in technology are made, more people will be needed to fill computer science positions.

Computer science majors are ranked time and time again among the highest paid college graduates in the country. Medical, environmental, engineering, business, education, law enforcement and entertainment fields all can benefit from a background in computer science, and this makes finding work upon graduation very successful. Internships are also a great way to network and find employment after graduation.

Possible careers in computer science include:

  • Administrative careers in computer management
  • Computer/video game development
  • Computer engineering
  • Computer forensics
  • Computer graphic design
  • Digital media
  • Education
  • Information technology
  • Mobile application development
  • Robotics engineering
  • Software development and programming
  • Web development

For more information about computer science career and employment opportunities, visit the Career Center or contact Gary Stafford, Career Center representative for computer science.