B.Sc. On Campus

Computer Science

Metropolitan State University of Denver

48 months
22148 USD/year
22148 USD/year
8164 USD/year
Tuition fee
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During the Computer Science program offered by the Metropolitan State University of Denver, you will develop computational thinking skills and apply those skills to design computer-based systems that solve problems in everyday life. 


The Internet of Things. Big Data. Mobile and cloud computing. Find out what it all means and how you can help the world overcome challenges and stay connected through computer technologies.

During the Computer Science program offered by the Metropolitan State University of Denver, you will learn the principles and practices necessary for a successful career in the dynamic fields of Computer Science and Software Engineering.

To support students majoring in technology and other fields, MSU Denver awards the Howerton Memorial Scholarship each spring semester to Computer Information Systems or Computer Science majors and Social Work or Sociology majors in alternating years.

Career prospects

When you earn a bachelor of science degree in Computer Science from MSU Denver, you will be well-prepared to enter the job market immediately upon graduation. In recent years, the median annual salary for jobs in Computer Science was nearly $83,000. New opportunities in the field are appearing daily. Some of the career possibilities you’ll have with a B.S. in Computer Science include:

  • Computer scientist
  • Computer network architect
  • Computer programmer
  • Cyber security engineer
  • Computer systems analyst
  • Database architect
  • Game developer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Science Principles 
  • Computer Organization
  • Discrete Structures for Computer Science 
  • Computer Organization 
  • Principles of Programming Languages 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit your $25 application fee at the end of either online application method. If you are a student facing financial hardship, you can apply for a fee waiver within the admissions application to wave the $25 application fee.
    • All documents in a language other than English must be accompanied by a certified English translation.
    • High School Credentials
    • College/University Transcripts
    • English Proficiency
    • Financial Support Documentation (Cost of Attendance)
    • Immigration Documents

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    22148 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11074 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    22148 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11074 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8164 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4082 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Denver

1310 - 2220 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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