Computer Science

Computer Science (221-246-01)
Career Studies Certificate
1 Year (2 Full-Time Semesters)

For more details and information, please visit the Computer Science department website.

The IST Program consists of a number of career studies options that focus on a specific career field in information technology (IT). These programs are appropriate for students earning the IST degree as a means of satisfying the IT electives to obtain a specialized, focus area of expertise.

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Tuition and Funding Options

Tuition rates for this program are approximately one-third the cost of attending a four-year college or university in Virginia. Compare savings now!

An estimated $15.2 million dollars in grants, loans, work-study and scholarships are awarded to Lord Fairfax Community College students each year. We are committed to using all available funds to help you gain access to a college education.  

Payment plans are offered to break down tuition payments.

View all financial aid, payment options, and more HERE.

Course List

This is a general list of courses required for this program. For a complete list of courses and requirements view “Program Information”.

Computer Organization
Computer Science I
Computer Science II
Introduction to Computing
Java Programming II

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Academic Plan

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