B.A. On Campus

Computer Science

Hofstra University

48 months
52216 USD/year
52216 USD/year
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Computer Science students at Hofstra University gives students a solid foundation in computer science.


With Computer Science students at Hofstra University students may pursue a general track or an individual track that has a sequence of two independent study courses specially designed in collaboration with a faculty member.

Learning Outcomes

By the time of graduation, computer science students will exhibit an ability to:

  • Analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution.
  • Design, implement, and evaluate a computer-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the discipline.
  • Make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles.
  • Apply theory in the design and implementation of computer-based solutions.
  • Reason about and explain computer-based solutions at multiple levels of abstraction.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Discrete Structures for Computer Science I
  • Fundamentals of Computer Science I: Problem Solving and Program Design
  • Fundamentals of Computer Science II: Data Structures, Algorithms and Object-Oriented Programming
  • Fundamentals of Computer Science III: Advanced Data Structures and Object-Oriented Programming
  • Discrete Structures for Computer Science II
  • Computer Operating Systems
  • Algorithms and Data Structures

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Hofstra has a rolling admission policy. International applicants are encouraged to apply by these dates


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admitted students intending to enroll at the university must submit their final high school transcript or proof of degree (copy of high school diploma) to the Office of Admission. Students are not permitted to begin classes at Hofstra until proof of their high school degree is received. In addition, federal financial aid will not be applied to the student's account until proof of the student's high school degree is received (when applicable).
  • International applicants must provide Hofstra with all final transcripts so that any advanced standing credit can be determined. For example, advanced standing may be awarded for the I.B., the Abitur, "A" level examinations, and other upper-secondary school certificates.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    52216 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26108 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    52216 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26108 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Hempstead

1300 - 2834 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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