48 months
33336 USD/year
33336 USD/year
11304 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Computer Science program at the University of Hawaii at Manoa provides you with an in-depth foundation in software technology, science, and math.


You may find the Computer Science program at the University of Hawaii at Manoa of interest if you want to pursue software development as a career path or go to graduate school in computer science.

Program Objectives

Within a few years of graduation, alumni:

  • demonstrate technical expertise, as professionals, graduate students or individuals, by conceiving and developing solutions to challenging and relevant technical problems.
  • engage in post-baccalaureate development, research, and/or community projects in technological and scientific domains, with an understanding of professional, ethical, and social responsibilities.
  • achieve professional success as communicators and as team members/leaders.
  • engage in post-baccalaureate learning via professional development, advanced degrees, and/or self-study.

Student Outcomes

  • Analyze a complex computing problem and apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions
  • Design, implement and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the program’s discipline
  • Communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts
  • Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles
  • Function effectively as a member or leader of a team engaged in activities appropriate to the program’s discipline
  • Apply computer science theory and software development fundamentals to produce computing-based solutions

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Tools for the Information Age
  • Computer Programming
  • Computer Science
  • Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science
  • Information Systems in Society
  • Program Structure
  • Scripting
  • Basic Concepts of Computer Science
  • Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science
  • Computer Science Careers: An Exploration of the Specialties of Computer Science
  • Algorithms
  • Machine-Level and Systems Programming

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Freshman Application!
  • Application Fee: $70 U.S.
  • Official High School Transcripts
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Personal Statement & List of Achievements Form 
  • Official Standardized Test Scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33336 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16668 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    33336 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16668 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    11304 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5652 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Honolulu

1640 - 2500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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