Computer Science

The Computer Science Department supports the missions of South Texas College and the Division of Math and Science by providing quality programs that will empower students to develop and obtain the knowledge, skills, and best practices that are necessary for careers or further studies in the fields of computer science and computer information systems.

All applicants must meet general admission requirements to South Texas College.

Potential Job Titles

Computer Science

  • Computer Programmers
  • Programmer Analyst
  • Software Engineers
  • Computer and Information Scientist
  • Computer Hardware Engineers
  • Information Security Analyst
  • Computer User Support Specialist
  • Computer Operators
  • Desktop Publishers

Computer Information Systems

  • Application Programmers
  • Computer Support Specialist
  • Information Security Coordinator
  • Network and Computer Systems Administrators
  • Web Developers
  • Database Administrators
  • Software Developers, Applications
  • Web Administrators
  • Project Manager

Graduate Expectations:

  • Students will develop and implement algorithms to solve mathematical or scientific problems.
  • Students will select appropriate methods to create program solutions for given tasks.
  • Students will be able to demonstrate an ability to communicate effectively.
  • Students will use object-oriented programming skills to solve given tasks.

Degree Plans Faculty Staff Part-Time Faculty Tutoring

Associates

Computer Science

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Computer Information Systems

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Faculty
Name Email Phone Location
De Zenea, Rosie rosie 956-872-2508 Pecan M-137
Gutierrez, Nicolas ngutierrez 956-872-3443 Pecan M-140
Hinojosa, Nicholas nhinojosa 956-872-3445 Pecan M.135
Ho, Robert S. shusin2 956-872-2194 Pecan M.149
Jiao, Yinping N. jyinping 956-872-2091 Pecan M.142 & Mid-Valley A104
Molki, Saeed smolki 956-872-8326 Pecan M.150
Perez, Joseph josephp 956-447-6649 Mid-Valley G.151
Reza, Samuel sreza 956-872-3409 Pecan M.155
Silcox, Lucian lsilcox_4231 956-872-3546 Pecan M.136
Viera, Gabriel A. gviera 956-872-8356 Pecan M.154
Wu, Dr. Meng-Hung mwu1 956-872-8364 Pecan M.148

For faculty not listed, please contact the department.

Staff
Name E-mail Phone Location
Marina Cisneros, Faculty Secretary marinac 956-872-2056 Pecan M-151
Reynol H. Cantu - Lab Assistant II rhcantu 956-488-5823 Starr E-1.112A
Mario Ramirez - Lab Assistant I mramir74 956-872-2193 Pecan M.153
Estevan Cedillo - Lab Assistant III ecedillo 956-872-6476 Pecan M.153
Part-Time Faculty
Name E-mail Phone Location
Bahri, Sijham sbahri Monte Alto Early College & Elsa HS Room 62
Becerra Palomera, Joaquin jbecerra1 956-72-5545 Pecan M-237
Carapia, Jose jcarapia 956-872-3474 Pecan M-223
Flores, Guillermo gflore57 956-872-2193 Pecan M-223
Gomez, Jose jagomez 956-821-6023 Pecan M-223
Gonzalez, Ernesto egonzalez_7555 956-584-6467 Pecan M-223
Gonzalez, Victor vgonzalez99 956-720-0023 Pecan M.220
Hernandez, Juan jhernandez_1892 956-716-4720 Starr E2-110
Irby, Calvin B. cirby 956-872-2193 Online Via Blackboard
Jazinski, Christopher cjazinski_7530 956-203-0023
Martinez, Annette amartinez_4445 956-872-2193 Pecan M-223
Martinez, Francisco fgarci90 956-587-9350
Pena, Ana Rocio arpena 956-872-2582 Pecan A-149
Roman Velasco, Rodolfo E. rromanve 956-872-5518 Pecan M-245H
Salinas, Francisco fsalinas 956-872-6277 Technology A-221
Trejo, Imelda itrejo_8733 Weslaco Campus
Quiroz, Magdalena mzquiroz 956-354-2360 PSJA North ECHS, Mid-Valley 

For faculty not listed, please contact the department.

The Computer Science Department provides tutoring for students earning degrees in Computer Information Systems, Computer Science and Computer and Information Technology. Tutoring will be done face-to-face or online using a remote desktop connection like TeamViewer. Computer Science tutoring office hours may change from time to time.

Computer Science Tutoring