North Shore Community College is making changes!

You can start your application today! As always, there is no cost to apply to North Shore Community College.

For Fall 2020, most of NSCC's courses will be virtual – including online, hybrid, and videoconference – to ensure our community's safety and maintain social distancing. Targeted courses that need to occur face-to-face on campus will occur predominantly in lab based classes, using social distancing protocols.

Train for an in-demand job in Computer Applications

NSCC’s Computer Applications Degree Program prepares students for in-demand careers in Information Technology. Through courses in business, technical writing, operating systems, web technology, software, and programming languages students develop technical skills necessary for entry-level employment in the IT field. Careers include:

  • Computer programmer
  • Applications developer
  • Programmer analyst
  • Web programmer
  • Computer programmer analyst
Internship Opportunities

As part of this program, students will enhance their career development through participation in NSCC’s Cooperative Education/Internship.

 

4

Semesters estimated to complete degree. Complete faster with winter intersession and summer classes

$68,600

2016 Boston-area Median Wage

22%

Projected job growth in Boston area

Next Steps

Achievement and Outcomes

Learner Outcomes

Guided Pathway Sheet

Get in touch

If you have questions related to program admissions or applications, please contact info@northshore.edu or call 978-762-4188.

If you have program advising related questions, please contact computerscience@northshore.edu or call 978-762-4048.

Program Requirements

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Accreditation

North Shore Community College is an accredited public institute of higher education where all are welcome and each is challenged. NSCC is accredited by NECHE, the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly NEASC-CIHE, the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.).

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