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Computer & Information Sciences: Computer Science Transfer Option

Program Overview

If you are planning on earning your bachelor’s degree in computer science, NECC’s Associate Degree in Computer & Information Sciences: Computer Sciences Transfer Option is for you. This program is designed for students who plan to transfer to a four-year institution upon graduating from NECC, and can save you thousands of dollars on your bachelor’s degree.

Over the course of your studies, you will develop a foundational understanding of computer science and mathematical concepts and will obtain the skills required for success in the field. Most graduates choose to continue on to a similar specialized program at their college of choice.

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities in computer science are continuing to grow. You could choose to work as a computer programmer, systems analyst, database manager, and more depending on your level of education and training.

Additional Opportunities

Northern Essex offers a variety of extracurricular activities for students of all fields. If you would like to get involved, consider joining one of the college’s many clubs and organizations. You can also take advantage of numerous career workshops to help you succeed in college and in your career.

Getting Started

Ready to get started? It’s easy! Northern Essex has an open admission policy, which means that if you have a high school diploma, GED/HiSet, or other state-approved equivalency credential, you are eligible to enroll at NECC. Just fill out an application, attend an orientation/assessment session, and then register for classes.

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