Computer Science

All of the computer applications and systems that we rely on begin with a line of programming code. ACC’s Computer Science Program gives you the opportunity to capitalize on skills in programming, development, systems analysis, and administration in this lucrative field that is only projected to grow in the coming years.

Job Titles & Career Information

Click each title to learn more about important career information such as employment rates, and average salary in our region.

  • Computer and Information Research Scientists

    Conduct research into fundamental computer and information science as theorists, designers, or inventors. Develop solutions to problems in the field of computer hardware and software.


    Hourly Wage: $


    Currently Employed:



    Projections:

    # people are employed as Computer and Information Research Scientists. This number is expected to # over the next four years.


    Austin Community College MSA Map
  • Computer Hardware Engineers

    Research, design, develop, or test computer or computer-related equipment for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use. May supervise the manufacturing and installation of computer or computer-related equipment and components.


    Hourly Wage: $


    Currently Employed:



    Projections:

    # people are employed as Computer Hardware Engineers. This number is expected to # over the next four years.


    Austin Community College MSA Map
  • Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary

    Teach courses in computer science. May specialize in a field of computer science, such as the design and function of computers or operations and research analysis. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.


    Hourly Wage: $


    Currently Employed:



    Projections:

    # people are employed as Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary. This number is expected to # over the next four years.


    Austin Community College MSA Map
  • Computer Systems Analysts

    Analyze science, engineering, business, and other data processing problems to implement and improve computer systems. Analyze user requirements, procedures, and problems to automate or improve existing systems and review computer system capabilities, workflow, and scheduling limitations. May analyze or recommend commercially available software. test.


    Hourly Wage: $


    Currently Employed:



    Projections:

    # people are employed as Computer Systems Analysts. This number is expected to # over the next four years.


    Austin Community College MSA Map
  • Computer Systems Engineers/Architects

    Design and develop solutions to complex applications problems, system administration issues, or network concerns. Perform systems management and integration functions.


    Hourly Wage: $


    Currently Employed:



    Projections:

    # people are employed as Computer Systems Engineers/Architects. This number is expected to # over the next four years.


    Austin Community College MSA Map