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Computer Science

Note: This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of occupations associated with this major.  Refer to other WebLink pages for additional occupations, job descriptions and job search sites.


Sample Occupations 

  • Commercial Banking Computer Programmer
  • Computer & Information Systems Manager
  • Computer & Video Game Careers
  • Computer-Control Programmers & Operators
  • Computer Game Developers, Designers & Artists
  • Computer Hardware Engineer
  • Computer Operator
  • Computer Programmer
  • Computer Science (Dozens of links)
  • Computer Scientists & Database Administrators
  • Computer Software Engineer
  • Computer Support Specialists & Systems Administrators
  • Computer Systems Analysts
  • Data Miner
  • Database Developer
  • Desktop Publisher
  • Game Career Guide
  • Game Industry Career Paths
  • GIS Specialist, Water Industry
  • Help Desk Technician

Additional Occupations


Examples of Employers

  • Accounting Firms
  • Airlines
  • Banks
  • College and Universities
  • Computer Development Firms
  • Computer Hardware Companies
  • Consulting Firms
  • Data Processing Service Firms
  • FBI
  • Government Agencies
  • Health Care Facilities
  • Manufacturing Firms
  • Network System Companies
  • Public Utility Firms
  • Research Organizations
  • Retail Businesses
  • Social Security Administration
  • Software Development Firms
  • Technology Companies
  • Transportation Firms
  • Wholesale Businesses

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