Plan to transfer to a 4-year institution and earn a bachelor’s degree? Check out ACC’s Computer Science transfer degree options.
Computer Information Technology
Want to earn a certificate or degree and start your IT career? Explore ACC’s eight Computer Information Technology tracks.
Computer Science and Computer Information Technology at ACC
Consider a Career in Technology
There are many exciting career options in the fields of Computer Science and Information Technology, such as computer programming, game programming, network administration, software testing, database administration, website development, and computer user support. Jobs in these fields are often listed in the Austin Chamber of Commerce Job Posting Report as most in demand, but difficult to fill positions in the Austin area.
Programs that meet industry needs
Austin Community College regularly meets with technology employers in Austin and the surrounding communities to develop targeted programs that match industry needs. As opportunities in computing and information technology continue to grow, ACC’s programs evolve.
High-quality, affordable, and convenient
Austin Community College offers more affordable tuition and faculty with industry experience. Enjoy smaller class sizes, up-to-date equipment, flexible schedules, and convenient locations. Gain real-life experience through an internship with one of our many community and industry partners. We’re here to support you on your path to a Computer Science and Information Technology career!
Did you know?ACC has Community and Industry Partners who are looking for Computer Science and Information Technology interns.
ACC offers options
Start your four-year degree or prepare to enter the workforce
Want to get your degree or certificate faster?
These competency-based online accelerated programs are a great option
Prefer a supportive classroom environment?
Two specialized support programs are available
Interested in a cutting-edge career?
Check out these exciting new programs
Want to earn and gain experience while you learn?
Internships and apprenticeships and more. Oh my!
Skills needed to excel
Are you able to use critical thinking to solve problems? Can you break things down to small steps in order to find a solution?
Does meeting a deadline pose a challenge you can’t ignore? Do you pride yourself on your ability to plan and use your time wisely?
Grace under fire
When others are losing their cool, are you the one who can keep their head? Are you able to stay calm when the pressure is on?
Passion for tech
Are you obsessed with technology? Do you spend your free time gaming, building apps, helping your less techie friends?
Can you work with others to solve problems? Are you open to other people’s suggestions to work toward the best solution?
Stays on task
Do you approach a challenge as if it were a puzzle? Can you focus for hours, determined to find a solution to the problem?
Do you notice details that other’s miss? Do you spot visual inconsistencies and spelling errors without even trying?
Adapt to change
Does the idea of change make you excited for a new challenge? Does the thought of doing the same thing for years terrify you?