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Diploma, Advanced & Professional Diploma
in Computer Science

Gain the skills you need to enter one of the world's fastest-growing fields

Combines the latest academic theory with practical application

You can acquire the critical thinking skills and entrepreneurial opportunities needed to make a transformational impact in people’s lives.


With a Diploma, Advanced and Professional Diploma in computer science from AIES, you'll be able to plan, design, and optimize computer software and hardware systems for commercial and government environments. This versatile program provides you with a foundation in programming languages, software development, complex algorithms, and graphics and visualization.

The Professional Diploma provides a proven pathway to the AIES Mini Master of Computer Science.

Upon completion, you will be able to:

  • Identify and respond to emerging technology, models, methodologies, systems, and trends in human/computer interaction, including social networking, gaming, modeling, and simulation.
  • Apply logic and mathematical principles to the design, development, and verification of secure, high-performance, and reliable computing systems.
  • Analyze, design, develop, and document secure technical solutions for computing systems and databases.
  • Plan, design, and optimize computing architecture, software applications, data, and systems.
  • Adhere to local, national, and international technical standards, ethics, and intellectual property regulations when developing computer applications and systems.
  • Analyze, compare, and contrast algorithms, programming languages, compilers, and operating systems to select or develop solutions to problems.

To be awarded the Diploma and Advanced Diploma in Computer Science you must satisfactorily complete all written contributions. Successful students will receive a Diploma and Advanced Diploma in Computer Science. A transcript detailing the course will be issued to successful students.

Program Structure

The Diploma, Advanced and Professional Diploma in Computer Science are delivered at AIES approved centers over the course of 6 months (each level). The Diploma, Advanced and Professional Diploma consist of four levels.

Foundation Diploma in Computer Science - Level 4

  • DCS 220 - Introduction to Programming
  • DCS 223 - Object-Oriented Data Structures and Algorithms
  • POLI 100 - Introduction to International Politics
  • COMP 101 - Introduction to Computer Science
  • ENG 101 - English Composition

Diploma in Computer Science – Level 4

  • DCS 240 - Machine Architecture
  • DCS 245 - Introduction to Discrete Structures
  • DCS 320 - Principles of Computer Science
  • DCS 323 - Distributed Systems
  • DCS 340 - Introduction To Object Oriented Programming

Advanced Diploma in Computer Science – Level 5

  • DCS 345 - Computer Fluency
  • DCS 350 - Numerical Analysis
  • OMM 106 - Interpersonal Communication
  • PSY 106 - Introduction to Psychology
  • Math 206 - College Algebra

Professional Diploma in Computer Science – Level 6

  • DCS 420 - Digital Logic and Microcomputer Hardware
  • DCS 423 - Digital Systems Design
  • DCS 440 - Numerical Analysis
  • DCS 445 - Introduction to Networks
  • DCS 448 - Database System Implementation

What can you do with a Professional Diploma in Computer Science?

Are you passionate about technology and ready for an exciting, new career? Pursuing your Advanced Diploma in Computer Science will pave the path for you to a wide array of career options including working as a computer systems analyst, software applications developer, web designer, database administrator, business intelligence administrator, computer systems engineer, and more.    

As technology continues to evolve and improve the way we live our lives, businesses in every industry have  a growing need for qualified individuals to manage and develop their web-based applications, websites, and databases.   

Individuals with a Professional Diploma in Computer Science have qualifications desired by companies big and small and will make competitive candidates in the job market. They will find themselves eligible for promising entry-level positions with room for growth in IT departments, start-ups, and high-tech companies. 

Many will turn their skill into a thriving business by striking out on a path as freelance web developers and programmers as well.

The Professional Diploma provides a proven pathway to the AIES Mini Master’s

Why choose AIES?

Flexible Study Options

AIES programs are extremely flexible. Our wide variety of program options enable you to specialize in areas that interest you and are in demand from employers around the world.

Cost Effective

AIES strives to ensure that our tuition is as affordable as possible without compromising the standards of our qualifications.


At AIES, we are continuously working to ensure that our course offerings are based upon the most up-to-date methodologies and academic research available.

Career Development Opportunities

Studying with AIES gives you the opportunity to develop your knowledge and grow your key competencies.

Find a Center Near You

Whether you wish to study full-time or part-time, AIES can assure you that we will provide you with educational options that suit your unique needs.
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Whether you are currently employed and seeking career advancement, a recent graduate, or unemployed and searching for a new position, AIES qualifications allow you to put yourself ahead of the competition.

Contact Info

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Email: info [at] aiesus.org
Address: 155 N. Riverview Dr, Anaheim Hills, CA 92808, USA

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