Computer Science

Are you ready to make that next big step in your education? The Computer Science A.S. at Virginia Western Community College prepares you to transfer to a four-year institution to complete a non-Engineering based bachelor’s degree in computer science or information technology. On the way, you’ll learn valuable IT skills and, if you choose, have the opportunity to earn real world certifications. Begin your journey today to a career that is exciting, in demand, and pays well.

This program follows the Transfer VA requirements for Computer Science degrees.

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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. Click here for a list of Virginia Transfer Partners. 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: 60 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.

Click here for the cost of attendance for financial aid.


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