5 Graduate Pathways in Computer Science 2020

Graduate pathway programs prepare students for international work or study experiences within the subject of their interest, or they can provide a foundation for an advanced degree. Students are instructed in theoretical and technical material designed to aid in their academic or professional endeavors. These transitional programs can sometimes take up to year to complete.What is a graduate pathwa… Read more

Graduate pathway programs prepare students for international work or study experiences within the subject of their interest, or they can provide a foundation for an advanced degree. Students are instructed in theoretical and technical material designed to aid in their academic or professional endeavors. These transitional programs can sometimes take up to year to complete.
What is a graduate pathway in computer science? There is an increasing demand for skilled individuals in computer science fields, and a graduate pathway will provide a well-rounded education experience and encourage further study. The program might include introductory courses in technical and academic writing as well as computer basics to prepare students for the advanced requirements of future courses. Program-related classes could cover computation, computer architecture, programming fundamentals or operating systems.
Students who have received training in computer science are detail oriented and have strong computer skills. This technical prowess is sought after in many career fields. Computer science students are also problem solvers and critical thinkers, looking for patterns and processes to streamline work tasks. Such qualifications can lead to recognition by upper management, aiding in advancement opportunities.
It is possible to complete a graduate pathway program either in person at a campus location or through a distance learning option. School programs may require experience with certain software or equipment, leading to some physical attendance demands. These all impact the cost of attendance; check with specific institutions of interest for fees.
Those who have experience and education in computer science find many job opportunities available. Programming positions with either applications or general computer setup are possible, as well as database administration, network administration, or software engineering. Advanced education and exposure to computer science areas can open additional doors to becoming an IT director, computer scientist, MIS manager or system consultant. This program is also preparation for graduate work in computer science.
There is a great need for experienced employees in computer science fields, and schools around the world provide access to quality program opportunities through graduate pathways. 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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University of Northampton International College
Northampton, United Kingdom

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Computing, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen masters ... +

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Computing, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen masters degree. You will also develop your intellectual, practical and communication skills to support you in your onward academic studies and future career. -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
English
May 2020
Campus
 
Birmingham City University International College
Birmingham, United Kingdom

This integrated pathway is delivered both at Millennium Point and at BCUIC, on the City Centre Campus, and content is a mixture of BCUIC modules and University modules. The Un ... +

This integrated pathway is delivered both at Millennium Point and at BCUIC, on the City Centre Campus, and content is a mixture of BCUIC modules and University modules. The University’s School of Computing is a key training centre, delivering professional training on behalf of leading international IT giants – including Cisco and Microsoft. Thanks to the partnership with Cisco, £2 million worth of Cisco equipment is available for students to use! -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
2 semesters
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
The College, Swansea University
Swansea, United Kingdom

Swansea University offers two streams of study at Masters level, a specialist route and a conversion course. The specialist course leads to one of the “MSc Advanced Computer S ... +

Swansea University offers two streams of study at Masters level, a specialist route and a conversion course. The specialist course leads to one of the “MSc Advanced Computer Science” programmes and is designed for students with an academic background in Computer Science. The conversion course is designed for students from a range of academic backgrounds leading to the MSc Computer Science. -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
English
Campus
 
LBIC London Brunel International College
Uxbridge, United Kingdom

A postgraduate pathway will give you valuable insight into postgraduate-level studies in the UK. Most importantly, it will equip you with the appropriate knowledge and skills ... +

A postgraduate pathway will give you valuable insight into postgraduate-level studies in the UK. Most importantly, it will equip you with the appropriate knowledge and skills you need to excel in your chosen taught master's degree. -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
English
Campus
 
HIC Hertfordshire International College
Hatfield, United Kingdom

One of the largest and best established in the country, our School of Computer Science offers software development, artificial intelligence and robotics, networking and securi ... +

One of the largest and best established in the country, our School of Computer Science offers software development, artificial intelligence and robotics, networking and security, software engineering, business applications, IT strategy and management. -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 

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