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Academic CredentialAssociate in Arts (AA)
Total Credit Hours60
Average Time to Complete2 yrs.
Academic PathwayBusiness, Industry, Technology, Manufacturing
AdvisorTonitta W. Sauls
Associate Professor
850.769.1551, ext. 5090

Academic Program Support SpecialistJordan Hale

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Computer Engineering, AA

Take the Step Toward Becoming a  Computer Engineer

A baccalaureate degree in Computer Engineering affords students the opportunity to secure employment in an industrial or financial firm, a governmental agency, or secondary, college, or university teaching position.

Potential research opportunities include computer security, cryptography; programming languages; compilers; real-time systems; databases; fault tolerance; networks, neural networks; expert networks; fuzzy sets and systems; scientific visualization; human computer interaction; computational science and engineering. This transfer track is designed to meet FSU-Panama City program requirements.

Computer Lab

Computer Course Requirements

ENC1101, English I
ENC1102, English II
Visual and Performing Arts
MAC2311, Calculus I
MAC2312, Calculus II
PHY2048, University Physics I
Biological Science
Behavioral Sciences
STA2023, Statistics
MAC2313, Calculus III or  MAP2302, Differential Equations
PHY2048L, University Physics I Lab
PHY2049, University Physics II
PHY2049L, University Physics II Lab
COP1000, Introduction to Programming Language
COP2224, Introduction to C++or  + COP2250, Introduction to Java Programming

What will you do with a Computer Engineering Option?

In this field, people find careers as:

Computer Hardware Engineers
Computer and Information Systems Managers
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary

Gulf Coast alumni of this program have continued their education at:

University of Florida
Florida State University - Panama City
University of Central Florida

Are you ready to Get Started?

Apply to GCSC

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Consult the Gulf Coast State College Catalog for specific program and course information.


Apply for Financial Aid & Scholarships

There are many options available to help you pay for college. Find out more about  scholarships and financial aid at Gulf Coast State College.


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Gulf Coast State College does not discriminate against any person in its programs, activities, policies or procedures on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, national origin, marital status, religion, age, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. All questions or inquiries regarding compliance with laws relating to non-discrimination and all complaints regarding sexual misconduct or discrimination, may be directed to Lee Wood, Executive Director, Human Resources/Title II/504/Title IX Coordinator and Employment Equity Officer, Gulf Coast State College, 5230 W. US Highway 98, Panama City, FL 32401.