BA Computer Science: Business Concentration

The Bachelor of Art  in Computer Science: Business Concentration, offered 100% online, provides a degree path for students who want to combine Computer Science with an in-depth focus on a Business Administration. The Computer Science program offers students an interdisciplinary degree which forms a solid foundation for a secure career path. This program serves our students in developing industry skills while building a foundation of business content and knowledge.  Graduates are prepared to design software to solve real-world problems, learn to analyze data, develop software applications, and work on small or large complex systems.

Key Program Features

Apply computer science theory and software development fundamentals to identify alternative solutions of complex computing problems

Make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles

Design, implement, and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of requirements

Function effectively as a member or leader of a team

Communicate effectively in a variety of business settings

Program Details

  • The BA in Computer Science is offered 100% online, perfect for the busy adult.
  • This interdisciplinary degree has a wide range of general applications in jobs requiring a computer science skills as well as business management theory.
  • Programming (in Python and C++)
  • Software Development and Maintenance
  • Database Development and Administration
  • Networking Design and Administration
  • Computer Security
  • Computer System Administration
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • E-Commerce
  • CISCO: Networking, Security
  • CompTIA: Support/Operation, Networking, Security
  • Google: System Operation, Networking, Technical Support
  • Microsoft: S/W development, Database Administration, Security, Networking, Web Development, Server/Systems Administration

Various medium and large companies offer internships for Computer Science majors in the RTP area. Some of them are:

SAS, IBM, Oracle, Lenovo, HP, AllScripts, VMware, Pendo, Iqvia, Bandwidth, Smartsheet, Pearson, Dude Solutions, Labcorp, Toshiba Global, Epic Games, Bob Barker, Federal Credit Union, United Therapeutics, etc.

More Information

Major (45SH):

  • CSC 200 Introduction to Python
  • ACC 211 Principles of Accounting I
  • HRM 322 Human Capital Management
  • MGT 311 Fundamentals of Management
  • MIS 331 E-Business/E-Commerce
  • MAT 300 Discrete Mathematics
  • ACC 212 Principles of Accounting II
  • CIS 313 Business Applications Programming
  • MKT 351 Fundamentals of Marketing
  • CSC 332 Data Structures & Algroithms
  • CIS 323 Business Data Comm & Networking
  • FIN 320 Corporation Finance
  • CIS 425 Database Management Systems
  • ECO 301 Economics for Managers
  • CSC 344 Computer Organization
  • BUS 416 Government Regulations, the Law, and Ethics in Business
  • CSC 410 Operating Systems
  • CSC 450 Intelligent Systems
  • Systems analysis and design
  • Programming
  • Database development
  • Network administration
  • Website development