Be introduced to a field of computing that deals with finding innovative solutions to today’s problems. Computer Science applies the language of computers and transforms it into a powerful tool becoming the driving force behind today’s cutting-edge technologies.

The Computer Science Department offers a variety of courses including introduction to computers, programming in a variety of languages, and computer data structures. Take our classes to complete lower division work and prepare to transfer to a four-year institution and earn a degree in Computer Science.

Choose the Right Course for Your Goal

Non-STEM Major Start at CS 001, which has no prerequisites. You'll get an introduction to Computer Science to see if it's for you, all while fulfilling a GE requirement. 
STEM Majors If you are a STEM major, start with CS 002. Meet with a counselor to plan the rest of the CS courses you need to transfer. 
Non-Transfer If you're not planning on transferring, you may want to look into some of the Computer Information Systems certificate programs which are designed for immediate entry to the workforce.
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She.Codes is a club at PCC that encourages women to join computer science and promotes women in the technology field.

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