The Computer Science (CS) department at Orange Coast College prepares students for transfer to four-year university programs. Students who have completed the CS program at OCC have successfully transferred to UC Irvine, UC San Diego, UC Berkeley, UC Santa Cruz, UC Davis, CSU Fullerton, CSU Long Beach, and Cal Poly Pomona.
Our program focuses on object-oriented programming using Java, C++ and Python, and includes courses on data structures, computer architecture, and software engineering. We offer a C++ Certificate of Specialization and a Python Certificate of Specialization to help students find entry-level positions and internships in the computing field.
Federal Gainful Employment Report
Use the link below to view Orange Coast College’s gainful employment reports. These reports provide you, the student, with important information regarding the costs, benefits and potential employment options of our certificate programs.