Online Computer Science Programs

Find accredited online colleges and technical schools with IT certificate and degree programs like computer science. Accelerated and hybrid (classroom/online) comp-sci course options are available at some schools.

What computer scientists do:

  • You’ll analyze all the issues with computers and brainstorm how to take care of them.
  • If there’s a computing problem, you’ll try to solve it.
  • You love algorithms; they help when you’re designing the new system architecture.
  • Be an inventor of computer languages, tools, and methods in order to enhance computer and human interaction.
  • Run tests and analyze the results of the operation’s experiments.

Colleges with IT Programs

All listed colleges are accredited and offer financial aid assistance to those who qualify.

All schools are not listed here, use the search application to find your local options.

Salary info: “There is no doubt that computer scientists are pretty well compensated; $111K is the median salary. Even entry level earn over $64K, and the top 10 percent earning almost $170K. The highest paying industries for computer science are software publishers ($126K median salary), research and development in the sciences ($123K median salary), and computer systems designs ($116K median salary). The states that pay the highest salaries are Oregon ($154K), New York ($146K), Washington ($133K), New Hampshire ($128K), and Virginia ($126K).”