Engineering: Computer Science Specialization

Engineering – Computer Science at Virginia Western Community College prepares you to transfer to computer science programs at many universities around the country, but particularly those within Engineering Programs the Commonwealth of Virginia. Check out the schools and programs at Virginia Tech and University of Virginia! Begin your journey today to become one of the creative minds behind the software and hardware applications that run our world!

Students must be eligible to take Math 263 – Calculus 1 to enroll in this program.

Transfer Agreements

Students that graduate from Virginia Western with an associate degree and a minimum grade point average may obtain GUARANTEED admission to more than 30 of the commonwealth’s colleges and universities. Please see this list for copies of the current agreements. Virginia Western also has its own agreements with several colleges and universities that can be found on our Transfer Agreements page.

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Est. Tuition*: $
Credits: 70 Hours
Time: 2 Years

*Estimated cost reflects in-state rate and is subject to change


The cost of attendance is an estimate of the costs a student may have while at Virginia Western.

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Fax: 540-857-6022

Mailing address:
School of Science, Technology, Engineering & Math
3080 Colonial Ave., SW
Roanoke, VA 24015


Dr. Diane D. Wolff
Professor, Computer Science and Information Technology
 Business Science M310

B.S. – University of Northern Iowa
M.A.L.S. – Hollins University
Ph.D. – Arizona State University