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Computer Science

As the need for computer programmers continue to grow in a variety of fields, graduates in Computer Science are in high demand.  With the hands-on-training and programming classes, students use their skills in programming, and software design. 

The Computer Science program at Dodge City Community College is a one year certificate or two year degree program.  Courses include programming in C sharp, Java, Visual Basic and JavaScript allowing a foundation of software development. Occupational experience classes are offered to give students real life simulation of programming and Computer Science careers.  Graduates will have the current skills to be employed in the computer programming industry where software development programs are written or maintained and have the skills to be certified in the areas. Courses include real-life simulation.

Classes are offered on campus or take advantage of our online classes. The Computer Science program is available Online.  

1st SEMESTER RECOMMENDED COURSES:

The following are recommended courses to enroll in for the first semester in the Computer Science program. For students enrolling after the first semester, please see department for recommended\ classes.

  • Basic Applied Mathematics
  • Fundamentals of Programming and Theory
  • Introduction to Programming C#-C++
  • C# Language Lab
  • Access database Certification

CERTIFICATIONS:

Preparation for certifications in the areas of .Net software and Sun java will enhance a resume during a job search

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Entry level computer programming positions
  • Software Development
  • Software Testing Positions
  • Project Management
  • Systems analyst

College Catalog

This catalog contains the curriculum information a student needs in planning his or her studies at Dodge City Community College.  All students need to become familiar with the language of the college catalog and the necessity of planning a sequence that will provide either a one-year certificate or a two-year degree.  Advisors are provided to assist students in planning their academic program.  As a student, please make sure that you consult your advisor for guidance in planning a program of study.  Students are ultimately responsible for assuring that their academic program meets the requirements for graduation and/or transfer to another degree granting institution.

Contact Information

Deedee Herrera
Professor of Computer Science/Business Technology
2501 N. 14th Ave.
Dodge City, KS 67801
1-800-367-3222
620-227-9362
deedee@dc3.edu