Southwestern Adventist University’s Computer Science program is directed at students who want a real-world education in software development in the context of Christian values of service. The program teaches problem-solving skills, develops professionalism and ethics, teaches multidisciplinary cooperation, teaches teamwork and best practices.
Graduates with this degree would likely find employment as support specialists in the area of computer networking and/or computer security.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, “Employment of computer support specialist is projects to grow 12 percent from 2014-2024, faster than the average for all occupations. More support services will be needed as organizations upgrade their computer equipment and software."
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median income for computer support specialists was $51,470 per year in 2015.