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Computer Science

Bowdoin College

48 months
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55822 USD/year
55822 USD/year
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About

The Computer Science program of Bowdoin College encourages students to think critically and creatively to solve problems using algorithms.

Overview

The Computer Science program of Bowdoin College focuses on critical thinking and problem-solving and is designed to blend background in traditional core areas (theory, systems, and artificial intelligence), as well as emerging areas such as human-computer interaction, social and economic networks, nature-inspired computation, distributed systems, and resource-efficient algorithms.

Learning Goals

A student graduating from Bowdoin with a computer science major will:

  • have critical thinking skills enabling the solution of problems by developing and analyzing algorithms;
  • have a variety of skills enabling the design, implementation, debugging, and testing of complex problems using a programming language;
  • have experience working on a large computer science project;
  • be able to connect the use of computer science to other disciplines and have the experience of working on at least one project that does this directly;
  • have a capstone experience with current research in computer science, including reading the literature, learning advanced material independently, and working on a research project under the supervision of a faculty member;
  • have experience working as part of a team;
  • be able to recognize, identify, and analyze the social and ethical issues that arise from the use of computer science techniques in society; and
  • have experience presenting technical content in both oral and written form.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Science
  • Programming with Data
  • Data Structures
  • Algorithms
  • Theory of Computation
  • Foundations of Computer Systems

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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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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

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

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.
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application and personal essay, application fee (nonrefundable) or fee waiver.
  • Bowdoin Supplement
  • Counselor Recommendation - Advisor's estimate of candidate's character and accomplishments
  • Secondary School Report - Information concerning candidate's school offerings and environment
  • Secondary School Record - Transcript
  • Mid-Year Report OR official school transcript at Mid-Year - Report of mid-year grades and performance
  • Teacher Evaluation - An evaluation completed by a teacher who has taught applicant either junior or senior year in an academic core subject
  • Students whose first language is not English must submit official results from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), from the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), from Duolingo English Test (DET) or from Cambridge English Assessment (CEA)
  • Bowdoin accepts independent interviews from vendors, such as Initialview or Vericant, from our international applicants

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    55822 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 55822 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    55822 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 55822 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Brunswick

1247 - 1936 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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