Computer Science

CSU, Chico Catalog Description

Some graduates with Computer Science degrees have pursued one or more of the following occupations:
Aerospace Engineer
Airplane Navigator
Air-Traffic Controller
Applications Engineer
Artificial Intelligence Specialist
CAM Programmer
Computer Applications Programmer
Computer Chip Technician
Computer Control Programmer
Computer Forensic Investigator
Computer Hardware Engineer
Computer Machine Repairer
Computer Systems Manager
Computer Sales Representative
Computer Scientist
Computer Security Specialist
Computer Software Engineer
Computer Support Specialist
Computer Systems Analyst
Computer Systems Designer
Computer Systems Programmer
Computer Tomography Technologist
Data Processing Equipment Repairer
Database Administrator
Digital Imaging Technician
Engineering Technician
Electrical and Electronics Engineer
Electronics Repairer
Information Systems Manager
IT Security Specialist
LAN/WAN Manager
Software Quality Assurance Analyst
Systems Administrator
Systems Operator
Technical Support Specialist
Telecommunications Consultant
Web Programmer


  • Typically co-curricular activities, work experience and/or internships are essential (in addition to earning a college degree) to be competitive in the job market upon graduation.
  • Some occupations may require advanced degrees and/or training (Check with the Career Center regarding your target occupations).
  • Please visit the Career Center (SSC 270) early in your college experience to get ideas on how to build your resume.

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