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Computer Science and Information Technology Department

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Computer Science and Information Technology Department
Academic Programs
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Computer and Information Sciences

Computer science is more than just programming and database languages. It is a fully fundamental discipline that provides understanding of how computers and computer systems operate as well as developing technologies that benefit society. By majoring in computer science, you will develop skills in hardware design, systems design, software development and design, algorithm development, and the processes of storing, retrieving and transferring data. 

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Computer Information and Technology

Computer and Information Technology is more than just data processing and web surfing. It's about how computers operate and how they are used in many areas of daily life. Majors learn about computer hardware, computer software, web development and design, program design, and multimedia development, managing information systems and digital forensics

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Computer Systems Management

The Computer Systems Management major prepares students for the world of technology in the business sector by introducing them to a variety of current hardware and software technologies. This major provides background and experience in problem solving enabling students to learn and adapt to new technologies they will meet in the workplace. 

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Digital Forensics

The Digital Forensics Major prepares students for the world of technology by introducing them to a variety of current hardware and software technologies. This major provides background and experience in problem solving enabling students to learn and adapt to new technologies they will meet in the workplace. 

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Minors

Chestnut Hill College has minors in:

  • Computer Science
  • Computer Systems Management
  • Digital Forensices
  • Information Management
  • Programming
  • Web/Multimedia Design