Building Excellent Computer Science Programs Across Kentucky
Teach quality computer science to positively impact the next generation in Kentucky.
Did You Know?
- CodeHS Courses are aligned to Kentucky Computer Science Standards
- Kentucky has K-12 Computer Science Standards
- Kentucky does not require high schools to offer Computer Science
- CodeHS Curriculum is free
Kentucky Computer Science Stats
- 1,337 students took the Advanced Placement Computer Science exams in 2018 (369 AP CSP A, 968 AP CSP); only 28% were females
- Computer programmers and software developers in Kentucky have an average annual salary of $80,930, which is almost double the average state salary at $43,210
Sources: College Board, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Kentucky Department of Education
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Kentucky Policies & Resources
In October 2018, the Kentucky Department of Education established K-12 Academic Standards for Computer Science. You can view the standards here.
Although computer science isn’t required in Kansas, districts can allow computer science courses to count as an elective science credit or fourth year mathematics credit for graduation.
Kentucky Department of Education
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