ACADEMICS

  • Map Your Path to a Rewarding Career
    in Computer Science

    One of Massachusetts’ largest metropolitan areas, Worcester is a renowned hub of scientific research and innovation. At Worcester State, we partner with a variety of local and regional organizations that provide internships that allow you to apply your classroom and laboratory training. These challenging real-world opportunities will help you sharpen your skills and gain valuable professional experience and contacts. They also are why 83% of respondents to a survey of 2015 graduates said that they either agree or strongly agree that their academic program prepared them for employment.

    Sample Internship Sites
    • Capgemini
    • EMC Corp.
    • Staples
    • Transportation Resources, Inc.
    • Worcester Anti-Foreclosure Team
    • Worcester Public Schools

    Whether you choose to enter graduate school or the workforce after graduation, you’ll have the analytical, problem-solving, and team-building skills you need to succeed in tomorrow’s specialized technology careers. In fact, 91% of 2015 graduates who responded to the survey reported that they are employed, enrolled in graduate school, or both. Most graduates of our program find jobs immediately after graduation—if not before. A bachelor’s degree in computer science enables you to earn a median annual salary that ranges from:

    Other Sample Careers
    • Data analyst
    • Website administrator
    • Website developer