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Computer Science, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #380 (QS) Winston-Salem, NC, United States
The Department of Computer Science at Wake Forest University is home to computer science BS, BA, MS, and minor programs, all of which prepare students for excellent employment opportunities or for entering our own or other prestigious graduate programs.
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Overview

Key Features

Computer Science classes in the major at Wake Forest University are small with the learning experience led by a highly-qualified and passionate faculty who enjoys student engagement in and out of the classroom. We pride ourselves on the opportunities provided to our students for meaningful participation in leading-edge research on a broad range of contemporary topics.

Projects in network and computer security, digital media, advanced imaging, machine learning, and computational biology are among those that benefit from student involvement. Opportunities for internships and summer research are numerous. Student projects have resulted in developing and deploying mobile apps for a wide range of including assistive and rehabilitative therapy, real-time vehicle tracking, and geotrekking.

Employment opportunities in a wide variety of fields are available, and placement rates for our graduates in the workforce or graduate programs are consistently outstanding. Please continue to explore our web site and check out our social media sites listed above.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Overview of Computer Science
  • Introduction to Computer Science
  • Fundamentals of Computer Science
  • Problem Solving Seminar
  • Special Topics
  • Computer Organization
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Programming Languages
  • Computer Systems

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    7.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • International student applicants are required to submit a $65 application fee.
  • Certified transcripts are required from each secondary school, college or university attended. A record of at least four years of schooling is needed in order to evaluate the application. 
  • All international students whose first language is not English are required to submit either a TOEFL or an IELTS score. The official score reports should be sent directly to Wake Forest from the testing institutions.
  • Wake Forest does not require applicants to submit an SAT or ACT score in the admissions application. If submitting scores, score reports must be sent directly from the testing organizations.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    57760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 57760 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    57760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 57760 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Winston-Salem

  • 864 - 1410 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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