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Computer Science: Web development and Cloud Computing

The Internet connects the world. The Cloud powers the Internet.

Explore the tools used to create modern web applications and deliver at scale.

Top Reasons to choose Computer Science: Web development and Cloud Computing at florida southern college

Highest Paying Major

With a median base salary of $70,000, the Washington Post ranks computer scientists as the highest earners out of college.

Current Method­ologies

Leverage frameworks to build sites that work across browsers and platforms as well as fundamental JavaScript concepts, test-driven development, regular expressions, and security techniques.

Modern Computing Labs

All of our computer science classes are taught in modern laboratories in which you’ll have access to your own computer for hands-on work in every class session.

State of the Art Facilities

With the rapid expansion of computer science in the economy, FSC has invested in this quickly growing field with a new state of the art building that will house the computer science department.

Employment Outlook

Job outlook for computer scientists growing from 350,000 jobs in 2015 to almost 500,000 in 2023

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State of the Art Facilities

Florida Southern marked a major expansion of its computer science program with construction work underway for the Carole and Marcus Weinstein Computer Sciences Center.

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Computer Sciences Center

In addition to high-tech classrooms and collaborative learning spaces, the new structure will house a cybersecurity and informatics learning lab in a flagship computer cluster that also includes a virtual cyber range for customized training environments, a logistics center, a workshop for autonomous-vehicle research, an artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics lab, a makerspace workshop, and an esports competition arena.

The Carole and Marcus Weinstein Computer Sciences Center has an estimated completion date of Fall 2021.

Build Your Own Applications

n CSC 3620 Web Application Architectures, you’ll examine concepts of programming languages, such as JavaScript, the use of regular expressions to search patterns of text, and security techniques to build large-scale web applications.

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Featured Web Development Faculty

Dr. Christian Roberson
- Computer Science Department Chair

Ultimately I want to see students develop the skills and mindset to be successful in their chosen field. To accomplish this I work with students to learn to be independent, critical thinkers and provide real-world context for course assignments to keep students engaged. I always try to help students pursue their passions. Computer science is a great field of exploration and discovery where creativity should be both nurtured and encouraged.

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Clubs and More

The Florida Southern College Computer Science Club is a community of students who all have a passion for technology and computing. Participating in the Association for Computational Machinery’s International Collegiate Programming Competition (ICPC), A global competition sponsored by IBM, that challenges the performance of today’s computer science and engineering students.

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Program Details

Available in: 

  • BA
  • BS
  • Minor

First-Years

Due to challenges associated with the pandemic, we have waived the requirement to submit a recommendation letter.

All freshman applicants to Florida Southern Colleges full-time degree programs must submit the following information:

Transfers

Applying to Florida Southern as a transfer student is easy.

If transferring less than 24 credits, we also need your:

  • Official high school transcript
  • SAT and/or ACT scores

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Computer Science: Web development and Cloud Computing Program Contact

Office of Admissions

Admissions Counselors
863.680.4131

Dr. Christian Roberson

Assistant Professor of Computer Science
863.680.5058

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