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Computer Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
Manhattan, NY, United States
The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science prepares you to be creative, inquisitive, analytical, and detail-oriented while developing computer applications in a number of frameworks. You’ll complete a substantial project that demonstrates the full extent of your technical skills and knowledge, in addition to its economic, societal, and ethical impact. 
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Overview

The concentrations include:

  • Network Security, which prepares you to handle IT security infrastructure challenges that arise in the design, analysis, and implementation of computer networks
  • Big Data Management and Analytics, which covers data collection, organization, information retrieval, and mining as it relates to finance, law, defense, health care, and other industries

The Entrepreneurship and Technology Innovation Center in Old Westbury offers you the opportunity to join research projects in areas such as cybersecurity, health care, and energy. This may lead to your work getting published in peer-reviewed journals and presented at major conferences. You can also join us at the annual Cybersecurity Conference at our Manhattan campus, where we welcome experts from academic, business, and government worldwide.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Writing I: Foundations of College Composition
  • Writing II: Foundations of Research Writing
  • Foundations of Speech Communication
  • Foundations of Scientific Process
  • Foundations of Inquiry
  • Communication for Technical Profession
  • Literature choice
  • Philosophy choice
  • Behavioral Science choice
  • Technology and Global Issues

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    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

    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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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3.38

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3.38 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Average GPA: 3.38 (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Middle 50% for SAT: 1050-1240 (scores are concorded to the new 1600 SAT scale)
  • Average SAT: 1150 (scores are concorded to the new 1600 SAT scale)
  • Middle 50% for ACT: 21-27
  • Average ACT: 25

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35585 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35585 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    35585 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35585 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Manhattan

  • 2638 - 5760 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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