Career Paths

Computers are used in virtually every industry which requires employees who specialize in computer science. Computer science is not simply a study of how to use computers and various software. Although all computer scientists are proficient in using computers with various operating systems and a variety of software, they have a larger goal: they design and construct or configure computer hardware and software to be used by others. With the need for computers in virtually every industry, the need for employees who specialize in computer science and can incorporate new technologies is ever increasing. For more information, visit the Career Services site.

Here is a link to Women in STEM created by, including STEM scholarship opportunities for women.

Sample Job Titles

  • Computer Programmer
  • Computer Systems Manager
  • Database Administrator
  • Manager, Management Information Systems
  • Network Administrator
  • Quality Assurance Specialist
  • Software Designer
  • Software Engineer
  • System Analyst
  • Web Application Developer
  • Technical Writer
  • Web Designer

Useful Skills for Jobs in Computing Disciplines

  • Ability to analyze cause and effects
  • Ability to think logically and critically
  • Strong communication skills
  • Mathematical background

Contact Us

Computer Science & Technology Department

Memorial Hall 202
Department Chair:
Zhizhang Shen

Phone 603-535-2533
FAX 603-535-2282

Mailing Address
17 High Street
MSC 41
Plymouth, NH 03264

News & Events

Alumni Profile: Alexis Dupree (Class of 2014)

Alumni Profile: Ryley Ameden (Class of 2014)

Alumni Profile: Danielle Gannon (Class of 2013)