In today’s job market, few bachelor’s degrees are as marketable as those in computer science. And few colleges offer a more convenient, more practical way to get those degrees than Excelsior College.
Excelsior’s online is designed for working adults who have busy schedules and tight budgets. Our online classes and flexible credit structure allow you to graduate more quickly than you could from a traditional computer science degree program—and do so without disrupting your work and family commitments.
At Excelsior, you’ll take computer technology classes at your own convenience, where and when they fit into your schedule. And what’s more:
- Excelsior will grant academic credit for many military- and job-related computer science classes and training programs.
- You’ll receive maximum transfer credit for prior courses from accredited colleges.
- You’ll have a chance to earn credit by exam, testing out of courses you’ve already mastered.
- Excelsior’s affordable tuition makes it possible to fit a technology bachelor’s degree into almost any budget.
Build Computer Science Skills with a High-quality Online Technology Degree
Excelsior’s online computer technology classes uphold the same academic standards that govern traditional computer science degree programs. You’ll take online computer science classes from outstanding faculty who have years of industry experience, while gaining practical, job-ready skills in areas such as:
- Computer architecture
- Systems analysis
Excelsior College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. (Learn more about the MSCHE accreditation programs and specialized accreditations on our accreditation page. )
Minimum of 120 credits: 60 in arts and sciences, 48 in the technology component, and 12 in free electives including information literacy. See the credit requirements in chart form.
We expect that as an Excelsior College baccalaureate-level technology graduate you will be able to:
- Demonstrate the ability to understand and use quantitative expressions in the natural sciences.
- Demonstrate the application of algebra and higher mathematics to problem solving in technology areas.
- Demonstrate proficiency in oral and written communications.
- Demonstrate an ability to understand professional, ethical, and social responsibilities, including the impacts of culture, diversity, and interpersonal relations.
- Demonstrate computer usage in the technical specialty area including technical problem solving.
- Demonstrate the ability to identify, analyze, and solve problems in the area of focus.