Computer Science Program

What is a Computer Science Degree

Computer Science is the study of computer technology, both hardware and software. Areas of study in Computer Science include artificial intelligence, computer systems and networks, security, database systems, human computer interaction, vision and graphics, numerical analysis, programming languages, and software engineering.

Computer Cience has roots in math, physics, and electrical engineering. With a degree in computer science, you will be able to design and analyze algorithms to solve programs and study the performance of computer hardware and software.

Click on the link below for a copy of a recommended course sequence for a degree in Computer Science.

Why Major in Computer Science?

Today’s dynamic business environment requires graduates who can minimize the threats and maximize the opportunities that are present in the workforce. Regardless of the career path chosen, your effectiveness and efficiency at work depend on your ability to work with and lead people. The study of management provides students with the knowledge needed to understand and control business practices, policies and procedures to lead an organization and its people.

A major in management can open many doors, especially for entrepreneurs and leaders. Because of its diversity, management is suitable for people with all types of personalities. Students will develop the interpersonal and technological skills they will need in their professional careers.

Career Opportunities in Computer Science

The study of management is intended to prepare graduates to succeed in leadership positions in both the private and public sector in almost any business environment. Careers in the field include:

  • Human resource Manager
  • General Manager
  • Recruiter
  • Consultant
  • Operations Manager
  • Retail Manager
  • Entrepreneur

Contact

Email : sbt@htu.edu

Telephone : 512.505.3131

Address : 900 Chicon Street
                  Austin,Texas 78702