What Can I do with a Major in Computer Science?

Henderson State University has a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science

Related Major Skills

  • Abstract and Formal Reasoning
  • Advanced Quantitative Abilities
  • Classifying / Systemizing
  • Critical Thinking
  • Designing Systems
  • Detail-oriented
  • Efficiency           
  • JavaScript
  • Knowledge of Operating Systems           
  • Logical Thinking
  • Marketing concepts
  • Mathematical Skills       
  • Multi-tasking
  • Organizing / Simplifying              
  • Problem-solving
  • Programming  Language Concepts
  • Research           
  • Statistical Analysis         
  • Systematic
  • Testing Analyzing
  • Thoroughness
  • Work independently and in teams         
  • Written and oral communication skills   

Related Career Titles

  • Accountant       
  • Actuary
  • Aerospace Engineer      
  • Air Traffic Controller     
  • Applications Programmer          
  • Applied Science Technologist    
  • Artificial Intelligence Programmer          
  • Astronomer      
  • Biometrician     
  • Commodity Manager    
  • Compensation/Benefits Admin
  • Computer Consultant
  • Computer Engineer
  • Computer Facilities Manager
  • Computer Installation & Test Specialist
  • Computer Programmer
  • Computer Scientist
  • Computer-Aided Design Tech
  • Consumer Loan/Credit Officer
  • Contract Admin.            
  • Cost Estimator/Analyst
  • Cryptographer/Cryptologist      
  • Data Control Admin      
  • Data Processing Mgr     
  • Database Manager        
  • Demographer  
  • Econometrician              
  • Economist         
  • EDP Auditor      
  • Employee Relations Specialist   
  • Engineer
  • Engineering Lab Technician
  • Environmental Technologist
  • Estate Planner
  • External Auditor
  • Financial Auditor
  • Financial Consultant
  • Financial Manager
  • Hydro Geologist
  • Hydrologist
  • Information Scientist    
  • Inventory Control Specialist       
  • Investment Banker        
  • Investment Manager    
  • ISO 2000 Specialist        
  • Market Research Analyst           
  • Mathematician                Computer Marketing/Sales Rep
  • Media Buyer     
  • Meteorologist  
  • Mortgage Researcher   
  • Network Programmer   
  • Numerical Analyst
  • Operations Research Analyst
  • Physicist
  • Pollution Meteorologist
  • Production Manager
  • Production Support Specialist
  • Psychometrician
  • Public Health Statistician
  • Purchasing/Contract Agent
  • Quality Assurance Analyst
  • Rate Analyst
  • Research Analyst           
  • Risk & Insurance Specialist         
  • Risk Analyst      
  • Robotics Programmer   
  • Satellite Communications Specialist       
  • Software Development Specialist           
  • Software Engineer         
  • Software Support Specialist       
  • Statistician        
  • Systems Analyst             
  • Systems Engineer
  • Systems Programmer
  • Teacher: Science/Math/Computers
  • Technical Support Rep.
  • Technical Writer
  • Transportation Planner
  • Treasury Management Specialist
  • Underwriter
  • Urban Planner
  • Value Engineer
  • Weight Analyst

Career Planning Links

Computer Science Career Guide

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Careers in Science and Engineering:  A Student Planning Guide to Grad School and Beyond (ebook)

Professional Association Links

Internet Society is an international, non-profit organization founded to provide leadership in Internet-related standards, education, and policy.

Association for Women in Computing is one of the first professional organizations for women in computing. 

Independent Computer Consultants Association is an "evolving community of entrepreneurial, non-biased, computer consulting professionals supporting each other, our local business economies and the United States free-market democracy." 

USENIX, the Advanced Computing Systems Association Supports IT professional development, and application-oriented research. Includes industry news, calendar and online magazine.

The IEEE Computer Society is the world's leading membership organization dedicated to computer science and technology.

Computing Research Association strengthens research and advanced education in computing.

American Mathematical Society

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

Association for Computing Machinery is an international scientific and educational organization dedicated to advancing the art, science, engineering, and application of information technology and serves both professional and public interests.