Computer Science

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What major should I declare as a Computer Science Transfer Student?


Computer Science (CS)

PCC 2013-2014 Catalog: Computer Science


Computer Science Transfer Degree

The Computer Science transfer degree consists of the lower-division coursework of a four-year Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science.

Portland Community College does not offer an Associate of Science degree in Computer Science.

Portland Community College has transfer guides with the Computer Science departments at the following Oregon Universities:

Oregon Technology

Oregon State University

Portland State University

University of Oregon

Transfer students are responsible for contacting their transfer school for up-to-date information on the program they will be articulating into. You are strongly advised to work with an advisor at your transfer school while you complete your lower-division coursework at PCC.


What major should I declare if I am pursuing a transfer degree in Computer Science?

Portland Community College does not offer an Associate's Degree in Computer Science; we are a transfer school only for this major. For that reason, you can not declare Computer Science as your major at PCC.

If you do not yet know what university you wish to transfer to, you should choose the Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer degree.

If you know what university you wish to transfer to, you should choose the Associate of Science degree.

Who do I talk to if I have questions about this?

You can contact Michele Maxwell at michele.maxwell@pcc.edu.

You can also contact the General Advising offices at any PCC Campus or Center - General Advisors primarily advise students on transfer degrees, so they would understand the differences between these degrees and help you choose the correct one.


For answers to Frequently Asked Questions, please visit our FAQ Page.

To make an appointment with an advisor, please contact Michele Maxwell

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