Computer Information Science & Programming

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Become an IT professional
The Computer Information Science and Programming transfer pathway offers a broad and flexible curriculum that emphasizes core computer science programming languages. This program provides preparation for continued studies toward a Bachelor of Science degree at an accredited institution for those students interested in professional work in business, industry, or government. Students should work with their advisors to outline the specific coursework for transfer.


This program will teach you the necessary skills and knowledge to be successful in the fast-paced world of technology. You will learn how to use different programming languages like Java, Python, and C++, as well as how to manage databases and create software.

By learning how to think critically and creatively, you will be able to come up with innovative solutions to real-life problems. These skills will not only prepare you for a job in the tech industry, but also in other fields that require problem-solving abilities.

With a degree from Cowley College, you will have a competitive advantage in the job market, as the demand for skilled computer science and programming professionals continues to grow. Our graduates have found success in a variety of industries, including software development, data analysis, and cybersecurity.

If you are ready to start an exciting and challenging journey towards a rewarding career in technology, consider joining Cowley College's Computer Information Science and Programming degree program. We are excited to have you as part of our community of enthusiastic learners and to help you reach your career goals.

Emphasis Courses

  • Introduction to Computer Science
  • Visual Basic Programming
  • C++ Programming
  • C# Programming
  • ASP.NET Programming
  • Java Programming
  • Advanced Java Programming
  • Python Programming
  • Introduction to Oracle
  • Oracle Database: PL/SQL Programming
  • Introduction to SQL

Transfer Options
Computers and computer systems require experts to manage and maintain them. As the hardware and software programs evolve, the training programs for the experts must grow with the industry. Cowley addresses this need by offering a new entry-level program into the field of Computer Science and Information Systems training. This program will prepare students to transfer directly into bachelors programs at four-year colleges and universities across the Midwest. Wichita State University has worked cooperatively with us in developing the program.


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2208 Davis-White Loop
Wellington, KS 67152
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125 S. 2nd Street
Arkansas City, KS 67005
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This program can be completed online.