If you take this degree you will be prepared for entry-level positions in public, private, or governmental careers as computer scientists, programmers, software engineers, systems analysts, or quality assurance analysts. A degree in Computer Science with Business includes core computer science courses as well as courses in business. This degree specially prepares you for working in the business world by introducing you to the concepts, vocabulary, and processes used in business with courses in accounting, management, marketing, economics, information systems, and e-commerce.
This degree is eligible for the dual degree program which allows you to earn bachelor’s and master’s degrees at the same time.
An OC graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with Business will:
- Demonstrate an understanding of and ability to apply core Computer Science principles, knowledge, and skills to solve problems using computers.
- Demonstrate an understanding of and ability to apply accounting, finance, management, and marketing knowledge to solve problems in business, especially using computers.
- Apply a Christian worldview in the practice of Computer Science.
- Be prepared for a career and/or vocation using Computer Science, especially in the business field.
With a degree in Computer Science with Business you will be well prepared to problem solve using computers in a wide range of industries like technology, finance, retail manufacturing, energy, healthcare, aerospace, government, education, and entertainment. In each of these there will be opportunity with a wide range of solution technologies like the Internet, user interfaces, mobile apps, visualization, and database technologies.
Entry level jobs you can expect include Computer Scientist, Programmer, Software Engineer, System Analyst, or Quality Assurance Analyst. These entry level positions can lead to more senior rolls in areas like Technical Manager, Product Manager, Project Manager, System Architect, and Database Administration.
- Software Engineer
- Systems Administrator
- Systems Analyst