St. John’s Computer Science Department is a comprehensive program that does not require any prior experience. The curriculum develops students’ programming and algorithmic thinking computer skills, with the goal of enabling them to become successful problem-solvers, decision-makers, and a productive team member.
Progress in the computer science field happens at a rapid pace, and St. John’s is committed to offering a challenging, multi-faceted computer science program that provides students the opportunity to use the latest technology to accomplish real-world scenarios. Our curricula are constantly evaluated and adjusted to integrate the advances in the field of computer science.
We offer courses which allow students the opportunity to explore a variety of programming languages and to be exposed to various mediums for digital expression. Classes are designed to ensure that students have a solid foundation to be successful in college if they choose to pursue coursework in computer science or some other STEM field.
St. John’s has two computer labs with desktops to allow students to work on their coursework during the school day. Most courses offer access to coursework via a cloud computing environment allowing students to work from anywhere on any type of device.