Computer Science is the study of programming, data storage and retrieval, computing machinery and the interaction with people. Graphics, artificial intelligence, robotics and expert systems are some of the products of computer science. This is an exciting career area that affects many aspects of our lives.
Graduates of the Computer Science program can expect to find entry-level positions as computer programmers, though continued education will offer more advanced positions. Typical jobs include:
- Computer Hardware Engineer
- Computer Information Systems Manager
- Computer Systems Analyst
- Database Administrator
- Software Developer
- Web Developer
For more information about these careers, as well as the current employment outlook, visit the U.S. Department of Labor and Oregon Employment Department websites.