Center for Computer Studies Magnet Program

Carl Hayden Community High School | Phoenix Union High School District
magnet presentation 2017

We believe Computer science is for everyone because Computer Science is everywhere. it makes life better. Join us and find out how.

You belong here.

The Center for Computer Studies Magnet Program has highly qualified teachers, a progressive curriculum and state-of-the-art technology.

The Computer Studies Magnet Program provides a selection of courses specializing in computer science and computer applications to all students at Carl Hayden High School. These courses give students important technology skills so they can make the world better.

The magnet program features:

  • inclusive program with a diverse population
  • state of the art technology (hardware and software)
  • an engaging, college-preparatory curriculum
  • skills needed for success during and after high school
  • robotics, engineering, and game design
  • 7 honors courses, 2 AP courses and 4 dual enrollment courses
  • courses in coding, networking and cybersecurity
  • courses in design, multimedia and animation
  • certifications and internships
  • creativity, collaboration, and problem-solving

Possible technology career choices, and the computer science classes you should take for each career path