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BA in Computer Science

The Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree program in Computer Science prepares adults for career change, advancement or graduate education, while providing personal enrichment.  The program is designed for students interested in a strong liberal arts program that is blended with a solid foundation in computer science. Students develop a broad general knowledge of the traditional liberal arts disciplines while developing a greater depth of knowledge in computer science.

Learning Outcomes

  • Design and implement computer-based solutions applying computer science theory.
  • Apply critical thinking skills to solve problems implemented in a computer programming language.
  • Communicate effectively with a range of audiences about information in computer science.
  • Apply the principles of software design to solve practical problems.
  • Operate as a team member to plan tasks, manage risks, and produce deliverables on time.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of emerging technologies and their ethical and societal impacts related to computing.
  • Analyze computer-based solutions at multiple levels of abstraction.

*This list is a guide. Other computer science courses may be appropriate for this area of study.

Transfer Your Credit

Have you attended college before? If so, you may be able to transfer credits earned at other regionally accredited colleges or universities. The University also offers a variety of other ways to earn credit – all designed around the needs of adult learners, like you.

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