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Computer Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Saint Paul, MN, United States
The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science is designed to teach students to analyze problems and design solutions using computer science techniques. Students learn and practice interpersonal skills related to the discipline as well, including project management techniques, teamwork and communication with stakeholders. This program covers key skill areas in computer science, such as web design, user experience, object-oriented programming, security considerations and core web technologies.

Overview

The curriculum also includes relevant technology topics such as database management, system design and distributed architecture.

This 55 credit hour degree program covers key skill areas in computer science, such as web design, user experience, object-oriented programming, security considerations and core web technologies. The curriculum also includes relevant technology topics such as database management, system design and distributed architecture.
Career Potential
The Computer Science major at Concordia prepares students for a variety of computer related jobs, including software programming, Web design, mobile application development, and database design.
  • Software Developer
  • Database Administrator
  • Computer Hardware Engineer
  • Computer Systems Analyst
  • Computer Network Architect
  • Web Developer
  • Computer Programmer
  • Information Security Analyst
  • Computer & Information Systems Managers

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    128 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included:
  • Intro Probability & Statistics
  • Intro to Computer Science
  • Modern Web Design
  • Math for Computer Science
  • Object-Oriented Programming
  • Server-Side Development
  • Advanced Web Development
  • Programming & Problem Solving
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Computer Arch and Oper Systems
  • Language Design and Implement

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    65

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  • Minimum required score:

    513

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General Requirements

Admission Requirements:
  • Apply Online
  • Submit official copies of your high school transcripts.
  • Request your transcripts online
  • Learn about transferring college level credits to CSP
  • Submit your official ACT or SAT scores.
  • ACT Plus Writing preferred for Education students
  • $30 Application Fee: Pay online or submit check payable to Concordia University.
  • *If you have applied online or visited Concordia’s campus, your application fee will be waived!
  • Students who do not meet initial admissions criteria may be asked to complete one or more of the following items:
  1. Proctored Writing Sample (PDF)
  2. Letter of Recommendation (PDF) To be completed by guidance counselor or teacher
  3. Admissions Interview
  4. Additional Semester of Coursework

International Students

One who has not attended an institution of higher education for at least one year must submit the following:

  • Online or Paper Application
  • $30 Application Fee
  • Pay online or submit check payable to Concordia University
  • Official High School Transcripts (for all institutions attended)
  • Official Credit Evaluation of credits earned/degrees completed at any non-United States institution
  • Evaluations must be from approved members of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services
  • Certification of Finances indicating the financial source for the expense of attending Concordia University
  • Proof of English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21250 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    21250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21250 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Saint Paul

  • 1040 - 1760 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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