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Computer Science

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

48 months
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830 USD/credit
830 USD/credit
259 USD/credit
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About

We offer a bachelor degree in Computer Science. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) offers Nebraska's only comprehensive program of higher education, research, and service outreach in computer science and computer engineering.

Overview

The CSE Department also offers a degree of bachelor of science in computer engineering through the College of Engineering. All students majoring in the CSE Department should see their advisers during their first semester to make sure they understand the differences in the requirements of the two programs. Majors must consult with their advisers each semester for registration advising.

Your major in Computer Science will encompass software experience to prepare you to develop the compilers and operating systems of the future, hardware experience to design the next generation computer chips in Silicon Valley and theoretical studies to advance into research in academia. This program is available at University of Nebraska–Lincoln. 

A major in computer science at Nebraska means preparing for one of the fastest growing and well paying fields in the nation! Computer science graduates readily find employment as internet programmers, web information retrieval systems designers, game and animation programmers, scientific programmers, high-speed processor specialists, electronic commerce specialists and engineers of enterprise-scale software systems.

Career Opportunities

 Here are examples of recent graduates' employment:

  • Business Technology Support Technician 
  • Data Engineer 
  • GIS Web Developer, Analyst 
  • Mobile App Developer 
  • Officer 
  • Programmer 
  • Software Consultant 
  • Software Developer 
  • Systems Application Specialist 
  • Technology Specialist

Accreditation

The BS degree in computer science is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Introduction to Informatics
  • Fundamentals of Computer Science
  • Fundamentals of Computing Laboratory
  • Learning to Code
  • Computer Science 
  • Computer Science I: Systems Engineering Focus

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts: You will self-report your academic record. Use an unofficial transcript to fill in your information
  • ACT/SAT
  • After you've taken the ACT or SAT, request the testing institution to send us your official scores. Our codes are: ACT: 2482 and SAT: 6877
  • Application Fee: There is a $45 application fee payable with a credit card or a check. Make the check out to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and put the applicant's name on the memo line
  • Scholarship Statement: To be considered for leadership and diversity scholarships, you must write a 500-word essay all about you. Focus on leadership, career goals and community service

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    830 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 830 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    830 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 830 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    259 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 259 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Lincoln

926 - 1371 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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