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Computer Science

Prepare for a high-paying career in computer science

Our world operates on digital information platforms – and their creation, maintenance, and further development mean well-paying, in-demand jobs. TCC designed its Associate of Science in Computer Science for students who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university to pursue a bachelor’s degree in computer science.

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Chesapeake Campus, Virginia Beach Campus
Associate of Science - Computer Science

TCC’s professors will take you all the way from problem-solving through computer applications to programming to advanced concepts, such as virtual memory. Much of the classroom instruction takes place in labs with ready access to computers, and you can complete assignments at home using free software made available to students.

Additional Program Information:

First-time college students who meet GPA and other requirements may qualify for a 2-year transfer grant to apply toward tuition. Grants of $1,000 may be awarded for your junior and senior years.

Students in STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) disciplines may be eligible for an additional $1,000 each year.

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1 Degree in STEM, $0 in Tuition

The TCC Women’s Center STEM Promise Program pays tuition and fees for students to complete 2 full academic years at TCC. This academic program is eligible for the scholarship.

Applications close March 8, 2020. Apply today!

Is this program for you?

Yes, if you:
  • are detail-oriented
  • enjoy working with computers
  • have an aptitude for science and math