Computer Science Programs at Winthrop University. Winthrop Day 2012. Are there computing jobs available these days? U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' 10 Year Outlook: "Management, scientific, and technical consulting services also will grow at a staggering 78 percent."
Winthrop Day 2012
available these days?
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics'
10 Year Outlook:
"Management, scientific, and technical consulting services also will grow at a staggering 78 percent."
"Demand for these services will be spurred by the increased use of new technology and computer software and the growing complexity of business."
Wall Street Journal (Oct 2011)
"U.S. starting salaries are expected to rise 3.4%
next year, with technology positions likely to see
the largest increases - up 4.5%"
"The class of 2011 scored higher-paying jobs than graduates the year before, with engineering and computer science majors taking home the fattest paychecks. The average starting salary for 2011 graduates was $41,701." …
The highest average was for engineering students - $61,872. "Computer Science graduates weren't far behind, with the biggest increase in pay out of all the disciplines" with an average starting salary of $60,594.
Businessstudents had average starting salary of $48,144.
Recently hiring Winthrop computing majors:
Part-time work, internships, and research opportunities are numerous.
Computer Information Systems Option
Web Application Design Specialty
Accrediting Board for Engineering and Technology
Computing Accredition Commission
History, English, Humanities, …
Calculus 1 and 2, Discrete Math,
Physics or Chemistry, elective science and math
CS I and II Computer Architecture
Data Structures Operating Systems
Theoretical Foundations 2 Language Courses
Software Eng I and II Social Implications
Combination of four disciplines
First Graduating Class
was Spring 2011
involves more than