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Computer Science (Applied Computer Science), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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Companies, clinics, hospitals and governments collect and store enormous data from and on all of us on server farms. Console gaming and MMO RPGs generate lots of data, and so do Internet of Things devices. All of this data means tremendous opportunities for you as a mobile, web or full-stack developer!

What Will I Learn?

Since data is central to our use of computers, you will learn to look at data from multiple perspectives such as allowing access to data, securing data from unauthorized access, encrypting and decrypting data, transmitting and storing data, optimal and problem-specific ways for loading data into memory and feeding data to CPUs and GPUs, optimal algorithms for analyzing data, optimal ways to model data, draw conclusions and make predictions using data, and others. You will learn related topics including robotics, compilers, networking and others.or jobs in chemistry-related fields, graduate programs, or professional schools.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Science
  • Composition Two
  • Science with Lab 
  • Introduction to Computer Systems
  • World Civilizations: Beginnings to 1500
  • World Civilizations: 1500 to the present

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

Requirements include:

  • A $40 application fee
  • Official transcripts
  • A Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Test System (IELTS) scores.

Strong freshman applicants will present a 2.5 minimum GPA in core academic subjects. Core requirements for academic units/hours vary for freshmen and transfers.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5125 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    10250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5125 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for West Hattiesburg

  • 800 - 1300 USD/month
    Living Costs

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