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Computer Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
South Bend, IN, United States
The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Computer Science at Indiana University South Bend is appropriate for students interested in learning the principles, applications and technologies of computing and computers. 
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Overview

Nearly everyone is a computer user. Receiving a BS in Computer Science enables a person to go beyond being a user and to learn software development. Computer Science, in its essence, can be thought of as problem solving. 

Learning outcomes

Computer Science graduates at Indiana University South Bend must be adept at modeling and analyzing problems and then to design and develop solutions. Finally, computer science has a wide range of specialties including computer architecture, software systems, graphics, artificial intelligence, database systems, security and many others.

Students planning to major in computer science should contact the department office before their first semester to schedule a meeting with an advisor. The advisor will help in developing a plan for their academic course of study.

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:

  • Fundamentals of Computing Theory 
  • Computer Programming 
  • Multiuser Operating Systems 
  • Introduction to Data Structures 
  • Discrete Structures 
  • System Anatysis and Design 
  • Programming Languages 
  • Computer Structures 
  • Analysis of Algorithms 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    71

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

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General Requirements

  • Eight semesters of English or the language of instruction
  • Six to eight semesters of mathematics
  • Six to eight semesters of natural sciences (biology, chemistry, physics)
  • Six semesters of social science (economics, government, history, psychology, or sociology)
  • Eight semesters of foreign language, fine arts, computer science, or technical skills

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19346 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9673 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    19346 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9673 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    6894 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3447 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for South Bend

  • 885 - 1440 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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