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Computer Science: Software Systems, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Chattanooga, TN, United States
The Computer Science: Software Systems program at The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga prepares students for productive and challenging careers in computer science, information technology, and computer engineering, and to function as leaders in a technological society.
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Overview

The mission of the Computer Science: Software Systems program at The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is to provide accessible education in the theory and application of computer science in a supportive, interdisciplinary environment that

  • Prepares students for successful careers in industry, government, and academia
  • Emphasizes project-based design
  • Promotes life-long learning
  • Serves the engineering profession
  • Fosters ethical, professional, and social responsibility

Program Educational Objectives

The UTC Computer Science and Engineering Department has adopted the following Program Educational Objectives (PEOs) for Computer Science:

As part of the work force or the academic environment, UTC B.S. Computer Science graduates will

  • Successfully function as responsible and ethical professionals and leaders in computer science or closely related disciplines
  • Function effectively in inclusive, multidisciplinary environments and adapt to various environments
  • Participate in further knowledge building opportunities

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 included:

  • Fundamentals of Computer Science
  • Data Structures and Program Design
  • Software Design and Development
  • Introduction to Operating Systems
  • Algorithm Analysis and Advanced Data Structures
  • Ethical and Social Issues in Computing
  • Survey of Programming Languages
  • Digital Logic and Introduction to Computer Hardware
  • Computer Architecture
  • Software Engineering

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    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:

    5.5

    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.

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General Requirements

  • Language Proficiency
  • Scores must be no more than two years old.
  • Financial Documents: Documentation of financial resources sufficient for nine months of study must be received prior to issuance of an I-20.
  • Copy of valid passport
  • Academic Credentials  
  • Original or attested copy of high school diploma
  • Complete and official transcript (statement of marks) for each high school and/or college attended

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24998 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12499 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    24998 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12499 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    8880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4440 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Chattanooga

  • 912 - 1530 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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