Southwestern’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.
Southwestern Computer Science graduates have found employment as programmers, web developers, database managers, network managers, system administrators, and help-desk managers. Others have gone on to open their own businesses. Several have gone on to graduate school. Some have applied their computer science knowledge to other fields. One has gone on to medical school.
Sample Job Titles
- Information Technology Architect
- Network Architect
- Data Scientist
- Security Engineer
- Storage Engineer
- Software Quality Engineer
- Desktop Support Engineer
- Information Technology Coordinator
Employment of software developers expected to grow 2010 to 2020.