Dec 07, 2021  
College Catalog 2021-2022 
College Catalog 2021-2022

Computer Science Option, Computer Information Systems, A.S.

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Jon Ventulett, 413.552.2306,


This two-year program prepares students to enter the field of computer programming in an entry-level position, or transfer to a four-year Computer Science program.


Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • create computer applications in a variety of modern, high-level programming languages
  • work in both independent and group coding environments
  • create programs that conform to modern industry standards for computer science
  • model mathematic and scientific principles in a computer environment
  • adapt to the ever-changing field by mastering core programming concepts



1 ECN 101  and ECN 102  are recommended

This program qualifies for MassTransfer, which guarantees credit transfer to Massachusetts state colleges and universities. MassTransfer will also grant students automatic acceptance to certain state colleges and universities by achieving the minimum grade point average and the HCC degree.

Depending on course selection, 50% of this program can be completed online.  Go to Online Learning  for more information.


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