A firm foundation in a strong field.

The employment opportunities in Computer Science are growing—in fact, it’s one of the areas with the largest job growth according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Employment Projections 2018 report.

Herkimer College's Computer Science A.S. program curriculum places a strong emphasis on programming theory, object-oriented programming, and data structures, currently using the Java and/or Python programming language.

You'll be able to transfer to a four-year college at full junior status, continue your studies in a more specialized area of computer science, and develop software using either the Java or Python programming language.


View our program course requirements as published in the College Catalog.

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Cost & Financial Aid

Herkimer College offers a quality and affordable educational experience.

Cost Of Attendance

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Career opportunities await

  • Computer programmer
  • Software developer
  • Web developer

Transfer Agreements

Please review transfer agreements we have established (for our Computer Science A.S. Program) with four-year colleges & universities to provide a seamless transfer of credits. Programs also offered online are denoted by asterisk *.

Our alumni have gone on to achieve great things. Discover how our many graduates have followed their dreams and transformed their lives with a degree or certificate from Herkimer College.


Faculty members are central to why students from across New York, the United States, and the world choose to pursue their education at Herkimer College. Our esteemed faculty bring expertise and energy to the classroom, as well as an unwavering commitment to each student's success. Take a moment to meet some of our faculty members and discover why they remain in the hearts and minds of generations of alumni. It's easy to see why Herkimer College is among the best community colleges.