Ogden, Utah (PressExposure) January 04, 2010 -- With the objective of training students for in-demand careers, Stevens-Henager College now offers a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science. The announcement comes at a time when the demand for advanced computer science programs is growing. The U.S. Department of Labor, in the 2008-09 edition of its Occupational Outlook Handbook, has stated that job prospects will be the best for those who have at least a bachelorâs degree in computer science.
The surge in interest in computer science programs stems from the fact that computer scientists and database administrators are expected to be amongst the fastest growing occupations over the next few years. The focus of the employers has shifted towards qualified workers who are able to easily adopt new technologies in a fast-changing environment.
The bachelor of computer science degree offered by Stevens-Henager College is a comprehensive program that moulds students into professionals through diverse theoretical and practical knowledge and makes them competent for a variety of highly complex roles.
The computer science degree covers a wide range of technical topics such as computer fundamentals, database management, computer servicing, computer technologies, networking concepts, network administration, programming, operating systems, database design, etc. Graduates opting for a computer science program can get additional certifications in A+, CCNA, Novell -C.N.A, C.N.E. - Advanced Administration, SUN JAVA II, SUN-Solaris, Intro to Oracle SQL, MCSD-.Net Studio, Visual C++, and more. This accelerated degree can be completed in as few as 36 months.
Students can find employment as programmers, network administrators, and database managers in a variety of settings once they graduate. Stevens-Henager College also offers employment assistance to its students. The Career Services division of Stevens-Henager College will not only assist students find exciting job opportunities, but also assist them in setting up and preparing for interviews with their prospective employers.
To apply for the program, students must be high school graduates. Students need to go through a campus interview if attending physical school or an online interview if opting for online degree. They must also go through financial aid and explain how they intend to finance their education.
For details on the program, call at 1-800-339-0196 or visit http://www.stevenshenager.edu to request for more information.