Diploma Programs in Computer Science

Students who enjoy solving computer problems or finding the proverbial needle in a haystack may want to investigate obtaining a Diploma in Computer Science. This specialization offers students the ability to pair their computer skills with their critical thinking capabilities.   One of the questions prospective students frequently ask is, what is a Diploma in Computer Science? It is a program… Read more

Students who enjoy solving computer problems or finding the proverbial needle in a haystack may want to investigate obtaining a Diploma in Computer Science. This specialization offers students the ability to pair their computer skills with their critical thinking capabilities.

One of the questions prospective students frequently ask is, what is a Diploma in Computer Science? It is a program of study that offers students training in the field of technology, sometimes specializing in server configuration, computer connections, network installation, and user management. While working towards the diploma, students may be required to collect and analyze data on the information processing needs of computer users, and perform processing and modeling using the proper computer software.  

One of the best benefits available to students who enroll in a computer science program is a competitive advantage. Going through formal training and taking computer science classes shows prospective employers that the students are capable of handling challenging tasks. It also lets students explore different methods of problem solving.

While most computer science programs are only a few years long, there is some variation in their cost. The fees one institution charges may be more than another institution just miles away. Students should research their top universities to explore their financial options.  

The career opportunities available to students with a Diploma in Computer Science vary greatly. Some of the more popular options include: software developer, computer hardware engineer, database administrator, systems analyst, and computer network architect. Though many students work with computer and software firms, those interested in pursing a career in the business world can work with companies as a manager of the IT department or as an IT consultant. 

Creating a dynamic career in a thriving, fast-paced field is within your grasp. All you need to do is decide to get a Diploma in Computer Science. To begin, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Suzhou Centennial College
Suzhou, China

The Software Engineering Technician program will prepare students to work as software developers. Whether someone wants to balance the books, edit photographs or produce a mov ... +

The Software Engineering Technician program will prepare students to work as software developers. Whether someone wants to balance the books, edit photographs or produce a movie, it wouldn’t be possible without software programs. Grads will be at the forefront of designing, developing and maintaining the latest software. -
Diploma
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Emeritus Institute of Management
Singapore

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning algorithms are transforming systems, experiences, processes, and entire industries. It’s no wonder that business leaders see ... +

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning algorithms are transforming systems, experiences, processes, and entire industries. It’s no wonder that business leaders see these data-driven technologies as fundamental for the future—and that practitioners fluent in both fields are in high demand. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Part-time
9 months
English
Online
 
CEV - Escuela Superior de Comunicación, Imagen y Sonido
Madrid, Spain

The Higher Technician in Remote Multiplatform Applications Development offers you the opportunity to specialize in a sector with wide projection and great demand in the workin ... +

The Higher Technician in Remote Multiplatform Applications Development offers you the opportunity to specialize in a sector with wide projection and great demand in the working world. This degree is taught exclusively in SPANISH. -
Advanced Diploma
Full-time
2 years
Spanish
Online
 
University of Bolton, Academic Centre – Ras Al Khaimah
Ras Al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

The ATHE Level 4 Diploma in Computing is a 120-credit Ofqual regulated qualification. It provides the core knowledge, understanding and skills to support learners planning to ... +

The ATHE Level 4 Diploma in Computing is a 120-credit Ofqual regulated qualification. It provides the core knowledge, understanding and skills to support learners planning to further their studies in computing. It is equivalent in size and level to the first year of a degree programme in computing. -
Diploma
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
25 Aug 2020
Campus
 
AAS College
Thessaloniki, Greece

The SQA Advanced Diploma in Computing: Technical Support and AAS College provide students with a progression route into employment. This SQA Advanced Diploma covers a range of ... +

The SQA Advanced Diploma in Computing: Technical Support and AAS College provide students with a progression route into employment. This SQA Advanced Diploma covers a range of specialist technical skills and knowledge in using and supporting computer systems. It will give learners vocational and technical computing skills that will enable them to work in an IT-related role. -
Advanced Diploma
Full-time
24 months
English
01 Jun 2020
01 May 2020
Campus
 
Эстонский Университет Прикладных Наук по Предпринимательству Майнор
Tallinn, Estonia

The specialty Web technologies teaches you to create visual environments and applications, develop user interfaces and user experience. You will also be in an environment cond ... +

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Diploma
Russhian
Sep 2020
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Campus
 
Centennial College
Toronto, Canada

The program, which falls under the School of Engineering Technology and Applied Science umbrella, prides itself on offering an ideal balance between hands-on experience and th ... +

The program, which falls under the School of Engineering Technology and Applied Science umbrella, prides itself on offering an ideal balance between hands-on experience and theory. As such, to develop a solid foundation in network design and testing as well as project management, you will learn using state-of-the-art testing and measurement equipment in purpose-built labs. -
Advanced Diploma
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
UNITAR
Selangor, Malaysia

Diploma in Information Technology helps students to develop greater knowledge and enterprise skills to manage and deliver results in the field of information technology. From ... +

Diploma in Information Technology helps students to develop greater knowledge and enterprise skills to manage and deliver results in the field of information technology. From the fundamentals of mathematics and programming to algorithms and data structures, this program explores a cross-section of areas in this rapidly developing industry. -
Diploma
Full-time
7 semesters
English
Apr 2020
Campus
 
London School Of International Business - LSIB
London, United Kingdom

Diploma in Computing is a 120 credit size qualification. It provides the core knowledge, understanding and skills to support learners planning to further their studies in comp ... +

Diploma in Computing is a 120 credit size qualification. It provides the core knowledge, understanding and skills to support learners planning to further their studies in computing. -
Diploma
Full-time
9 months
English
Online
 
Cambrian College
Sudbury, Canada

Gain in-depth networking and infrastructure skills to configure the information technology environment in all sizes and types of organizations. You will learn how to install, ... +

Gain in-depth networking and infrastructure skills to configure the information technology environment in all sizes and types of organizations. You will learn how to install, manage, and troubleshoot networks and internetworks; and local and remote servers. -
Diploma
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
 
Curtin College
Perth, Australia

The Diploma of Information Technology addresses significant market demand for skills associated with the design of distributed computing environments and the networks that und ... +

The Diploma of Information Technology addresses significant market demand for skills associated with the design of distributed computing environments and the networks that underpin them. Learn about computer technology, hardware and software, as well as computer communications and network management. Study the fundamentals of programming and theoretical knowledge of computing. -
Diploma
Full-time
8 - 12 months
English
29 Jun 2020
Campus
 
Centre for Arts and Technology
Kelowna, Canada

Graphic Design & Web Development is an extremely well-rounded program that prepares you for a number of careers. Our graduates are highly sought after by potential employe ... +

Graphic Design & Web Development is an extremely well-rounded program that prepares you for a number of careers. Our graduates are highly sought after by potential employers because of their ability to multitask in highly specialized areas. -
Diploma
Full-time
18 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Fanshawe College
London, Canada

If you're interested in what it takes to provide enterprise-level front line support, enrol in our Computer Systems Technician IT program. You'll develop skills to manage and ... +

If you're interested in what it takes to provide enterprise-level front line support, enrol in our Computer Systems Technician IT program. You'll develop skills to manage and support users while supporting and liaising with other members of an IS team. -
Diploma
Full-time
2 years
English
08 Sep 2020
Campus
 
DiploFoundation

The Advanced Diploma in Internet Governance gives current and future Internet policymakers a solid foundation in practical and diplomatic skills, and techniques necessary to e ... +

The Advanced Diploma in Internet Governance gives current and future Internet policymakers a solid foundation in practical and diplomatic skills, and techniques necessary to engage effectively in international global policy processes. -
Advanced Diploma
Part-time
8 - 36 months
English
Online
 
IADE
Lisbon, Portugal

Increasing demand for the creation of an online presence is a growing and cross-cutting opportunity for a multiplicity of industries and markets that increasingly need to be r ... +

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Postgraduate Diploma
Part-time
9 months
Portugisian
Campus
 

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