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Computer Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Los Angeles, CA, United States
The Computer Science program of Loyola Marymount University consists of classroom and laboratory experiences in the core areas of algorithms and data structures, software engineering and development, operating systems, programming languages and translation, computer graphics, distributed systems and network programming, and the organization and design of microprocessor-based computer systems.
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Overview

Computer science is the study of information and computation as expressed in natural systems including biological processes, economic systems, social networks, and the physical universe, through the development of artificial systems such as digital devices and computer software. Computer scientists practice in diverse fields such as medicine, bioinformatics, arts and entertainment, gaming, economics, cognitive science, and software engineering.

Students can go deeper into elective areas including but not limited to, game design and development, security, human factors and ethics, data science, and machine learning.

Program Goals

Upon completion of the Computer Science program of Loyola Marymount University , students will:

  • be prepared for a successful industry career
  • be prepared for graduate study
  • have acquired a foundation for future learning and service in line with the overall mission of the University

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:

  • Computing in Popular Culture
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Programming
  • Programming Lab
  • Language, Thought, and Computation
  • Cryptography through the Ages

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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

  • Common Application and LMU Supplement
  • International students are not required to submit the SAT or ACT to complete their application to LMU
  • Provide Proof of English Proficiency
  • Submit Transcripts
  • Submit a letter of recommendation with your application

Tuition Fee

  • International

    52553 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52553 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    52553 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52553 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Los Angeles

  • 1520 - 2570 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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