Computer Science Management Program-on Campus

The Bachelors of Science in Computer Science at Avila

This program is a flexible program incorporating both online courses as well as in-person coursework. This program is also part of our Hybrid programs as well.

Students in the 120 credit hour Computer Science major will participate in a learning experience designed to give maximum choices as they plan for a successful future. Students will gain a foundation in computer science knowledge and skills with a collection of major core courses while having the opportunity to explore pathways with elective courses.

After graduating with this major, students should be successful in a variety of information technology and computer-related jobs and could continue on to graduate studies to earn Master’s and Doctorate degrees.

For students, opportunities in this major include:

  • Academic coursework emphasizing current concepts and skills.
  • Attain problem-solving and critical-thinking skills with computer technologies.
  • Practical, real-life experience similar to experiences in the workplace.
  • Design, create, implement, test, and cutover to new software systems.
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Potential Career Opportunities

  • Business Intelligence Manager
  • Data Analytics Manager
  • Technology Manager
  • IT Project Manager
  • Software Development Manager
  • Product Manager
  • Technical Program Manager
  • Data Science Manager
  • Systems Analyst
  • Business Analyst
  • Technology Consultant
  • Information Systems Manager
  • IT Operations Manager
  • IT Strategy Manager
  • Technology Director
  • Innovation Manager
  • Research and Development Manager

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Dean Darrin Smith, Ph.D.


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11901 Wornall Road / Kansas City

Darrin Smith, Ph.D., Professor; Dean of the College of Science and Health
P: 816-501-3655 / E: darrin.smith

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