Computer Science

Midland College offers an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in Computer Programming. Students can also receive certificates in Database Technician and Programming Technician.

The Computer Science (CS) program prepares students for careers in computer programming, data management, database design and administration. The curriculum is designed to develop skills, attitudes and competencies for achieving employment, upgrading existing skills or preparing for further study at a university.


Computer Science students working on desktop computers in the computer lab Computer Science students working with laptop/tablet devices in the library Computer Science students working with desktop devices in the lab


Program Details

Apply for General Scholarships through the Financial Aid Portal

How to Apply

  1. Login to your My MC Portal
  2. Click the Students tab
  3. Click the "Financial Aid Portal" link
  4. Under Log In, provide your Social Security Number and password. If you do not have a password, click the "First Time User" link at the bottom-right and follow prompts.

For additional general scholarship details and deadlines, visit the General Scholarships page.

General Scholarships

Missing the "Financial Aid Portal" link?

To have access to the Financial Aid portal and apply for scholarships, the student's FAFSA application must be on file with MC Financial Aid.

If the students FAFSA application is not on file with MC Financial Aid, the student must fill out the FAFSA application first and once processed, will be able to complete the general scholarship application.

FAFSA Information

No Purchase Necessary

Students are NOT required to purchase their own computer or software. The MC Computer Science lab and classrooms are equipped with high-end computers and the same software used by professionals in the field.

The Computer Science program prepares students for careers in:

  • Data Management
  • Database Design
  • Database Administration
  • Computer Systems Analysts
  • Computer Programmers
  • Software Developers, Applications
  • Software Developers, Systems Software
  • Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers
  • Computer Systems Engineers/Architects
  • Web Administrators
  • Database Architects
  • Data Warehousing Specialists

Visit the course catalog for the most complete and up-to-date information.


Why study Computer Science at MC?



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Thank you for choosing Midland College! If you are here to collect a few credits, take courses to transfer, or here to start a new career, we welcome you.

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