Associate in Science - Computer Science

Today, society runs on computer technology. Through the Computer Science pathway, Guilford Technical Community College (GTCC) offers the opportunity for students to pursue higher education in the field.  GTCC offers the first two years of courses leading to an Associate of Science that will allow students to transfer to a four-year institution.

Credentialing Options

Career Opportunities

Computer science combines theoretical study and practical projects, teaching you subject-specific skills. Common jobs are in IT consulting with service providers. There are many opportunities within the IT departments of major organizations.

Frequently Asked Questions

You will need to follow the general enrollment process for GTCC, found here.  During the advising process you will have the opportunity to indicate your desire to study within this curriculum. Your advisor will help you sign up for the specific courses you need.

 

Dr. James Carrier, Instructor
Contact Number: (336) 334-4822
Extension: 50078
Email: jacarrier@gtcc.edu 

Rebecca Halsey, Instructor
Contact Number: (336) 334-4822
Extension: 50239
Email: rwhalsey@gtcc.edu 

Ernest Puglisi, Instructor
Contact Number: (336) 334-4822
Extension: 50651
Email: ejpuglisi@gtcc.edu

Yes, Financial aid is available if you qualify. Please visit the Financial Aid web page or contact the Financial Aid office at 336-334-4822. Select option 3.

Students who meet the admission requirements for GTCC also qualify for admission to the computer science program.

This is determined by where you decide to transfer. The General Education and Technical courses selected for this degree are part of the Universal General Education Transfer Component and Comprehensive Articulation Agreement. More information about transferring to a four-year institution can be found here.

Prospective students should take available high school courses in mathematics.