Canyon del Oro is one of the few schools in the Tucson greater area to offer courses in Computer Science.
Computer Science courses at CDOHS:
- Computer Applications and Cybersecurity I - Java/HTML 5.0/CSS 3.0/Computer Architecture/Networking/AZ Department of Education Standards
- Computer Applications and Cybersecurity II Java/Swing/Networking/TCP-IP
- AP Computer Science Principles - Weighted Grade - Software Development - Honors course for 9th-12th
- AP Computer Science A - Weighted Grade/Java/Swing/Data Structures/College Credit - Honors course for 10th - 12th
- IB Computer Science SL - Weighted Grade/Java/Swing/Data Structures/College Credit/Internship
- Internship (Working at a software company like Raytheon, Ventana Medical Systems, Sunquest, Tucson Electric Power)
Computer Science Careers
- Software Development
- Computer Systems Engineering
- Management Information Systems
- Computer Programming
- Web Application Developer
- Mobile Application Developer
- Computer Forensics
- Computer Animation
Some of the many companies that hire computer scientists:
- Texas Instruments
- Adobe Systems
- Electronic Arts
- Ventana Medical Systems
Computer Science at Arizona Colleges and Universities
Pima Community College
- Computer Programmer Analyst - Focuses on making apps, getting jobs at Microsoft, Google etc.
- Systems Administrator/Networking - Focuses more on fixing computers, setting up networks, administering local area networks.
- Digital Arts/Applied Science - Focuses on graphics / animations/ web development / print media.
- Digital Game and Simulation - Focuses on game development.
University of Arizona
- Bachelor of Science in Computer Science - You want to be a software engineer -- an expert on programming languages.
- Bachelor of Science in Management Information - You are interested in how business use computers to make money.
- Bachelor of Science in Information Science and Technology - A scientific version of software development. You learn how to create apps that help solve problem in statistics, music, biology, linguistics.
Arizona State University
- Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
- Bachelor of Science Engineering in Computer Systems Engineering
Northern Arizona University
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