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A computer systems degree

A degree in computer science provides students with knowledge of computer operating systems, coding, computer networking, computer architecture, and database design. Computer science has roots in math, physics, and electrical engineering.

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Degrees


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The Computer Systems and Applications degree program prepares students for careers as software professionals and for advanced studies in Computer Science.

Students interested in a transfer program in Computer Science or Business Information Systems should see an academic advisor for an educational plan.

Short Term Certificates


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The Microsoft Office Specialist certificate prepares students for productive work in an office setting, utilizing Microsoft Office software such as Microsoft Word (word processing), Excel (spreadsheets), PowerPoint (presentations), Access (database) and Outlook (personal information manager). Upon completion the student should be ready to attempt the Microsoft Office certification tests, which are highly regarded by employers in the business community.

Additional Program Information


Start at Yavapai College - Finish at the university of your choice

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