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High Tech Skills for High Tech Careers


APSU computer science program recognized on national list. ComputerScienceOnline.org, a leading resource for online learning in computer science and related fields, recently released its Best Online Computer Science Degrees list for 2015, and the organization ranked Austin Peay State University as one of the top 50 programs in the nation. Check out details here (APSU news).


Online Bachelor of Science: Computer Science and Information Systems
(Note that ONLY 3 concentrations are offered 100% online, they are...)

  • Information Systems Concentration
  • Internet and Web Technology Concentration
  • Database Administration Concentration

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics says opportunities in areas related to computer science and information systems are expected to increase much faster than average through 2020. At Austin Peay, you can prepare for these high-tech positions through our online bachelor of science in computer science and information systems.

Through our online program, you will

  • Choose a concentration in information systems, database administration,  or internet and web technology.
    • The information systems concentration will prepare you for positions such as systems analyst, applications programmer, technical writer and network manager.
    • The database administration concentration will prepare you for positions such as data architect, server and database administrator and database query writer.
    • The internet and web technology concentration will prepare you for positions such as webmaster, web page designer, web server manager and multimedia development
  • Gain the skills and knowledge needed to work with computer applications in the business world
  • Enjoy the convenience of online classes, course registration, advising and discussions
  • Be able to take classes year round
  • Have access to free software
  • Complete assignments and tests online or at a testing center convenient to you

MILITARY CREDITS
If you wish to apply military credits toward this degree, you’ll be happy to know the program includes up to 23 hours of electives that may be satisfied by your military credits.

TRANSFER STUDENTS
If you would like to apply credits you’ve earned at other institutions toward the degree, our admissions counselors and CSCI faculty will work with you to determine which credits will transfer.

VETERANS
An experienced advisor will evaluate your prior credits and submit the paperwork you need in order to continue receiving veteran benefits.


The following concentrations are offered 100% online:

  • Information Systems Concentration
  • Internet and Web Technology Concentration
  • Database Administration Concentration

The following concentrations are NOT offered online:

  • Computer Science Concentration
  • Networking Concentration

The following minor is offered 100% online:

  • Web Technology Minor

The following minors are NOT offered online:

  • Computer Science Minor
  • Computer Networking Minor
  • Mobile Technology Minor

Ready to get started?
Apply for admission at apsu.edu/admissions or contact Dr. Bruce Myers at (931) 221-7822 or myersb@apsu.edu.

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