Computer Science

Associate of Science

Finger Lakes Community College

  • Designated As
    Plus Program
  • Delivery Mode
    100% Online
  • Total Credits
    64
  • Degree Level
    Associate of Science
  • Contact Us
    800-342-3811

Earn your associate degree online

You will earn the same diploma as our on-campus students

  • 100% online
  • 64 credits
  • Equal to the first 2 years of a bachelor's degree
  • $207 per credit hour
  • Transfer to a 4-year computer science degree as a junior
  • Technical ethics, data structures, software development, and computer science electives


Overview of Finger Lakes CC Computer Science AS - Online

The Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Computer Science at Finger Lakes Community College is a technical degree that offers a solid core of required computing science courses. 


An associate degree in computer science is an employable degree, which allows you to get a high-demand job while finishing the bachelor's degree. The online, two-year computer science degree at Finger Lakes Community gives students the essential skills that fill the skills gap in the nation.


Computer science impacts the world in countless ways. Computer scientists play a key role in developing technology and systems for many industries such as healthcare, government, business, and manufacturing. Computer science graduates are equipped with in-demand technical, analytical, and problem-solving skills employers need. The computer science curriculum exposes students to virtual reality, business analytics, and information technology.


Learn the foundations of programming and computer science while you finish your SUNY general education requirements and prepare to apply as a junior to cybersecurity or computer science bachelor's degrees.


Courses in the Program

  • Computing Sciences Portal
  • Introduction to Programming and Computational Thinking
  • Object-Oriented Software Development
  • Technical Ethics
  • Data Structures
  • Discrete Mathematics for Computing
  • Computer Architecture and Organization
  • Computer Science Electives

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What's an associate degree?
An associate degree usually takes two years of study and prepares students for employment or transfer to a bachelor’s program at a four-year university.

How do I enroll?

Follow these steps to start your application

  1. Go to the online application
  2. Create an account
  3. Complete the forms or save for later
  4. Pay the application fee (if applicable)
  5. Submit any supplemental materials, if required
  6. Send in your academic records
  7. APPLY NOW

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