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Computer Science - CyberSecurity Track, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

Much effort is expended ensuring that the program is viable and current, focusing on the newer technologies and emphasizing applications of current methods for securing information and systems.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates in the BS in CS CyberSecurity Track program will:

  • Be able to use an integrated development environment to code and implement an executable program
  • Have basic understanding of theoretical aspects of computer science
  • Be able to produce a software solution using an object-oriented programming architecture
  • Be familiar with standard CPU architectures
  • Understand the vulnerabilities and threats to information security and measures to defend against them.
  • Be able to analyze, design and implement a solution to real-world scientific or engineering problems.
  • Be familiar with methods used to design and access databases.
  • Be able to demonstrate knowledge of social and ethical impact of computers.

Career Opportunities

Computer Programmers, Mainframe Programmers,Web Developers, Network and Security Specialists

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  •  Computer Science 1
  •  Computer Science 2
  •  Computer Organization
  •  Information Security
  •  Data Structures
  •  Introduction to Discrete Mathematics
  •  Operating Systems
  •  Database Systems 1
  •  Professionalism in Computing
  •  Object-Oriented Design
  •  Computer Networks
  •  Discrete Mathematics
  •  Information Security Risk Assessment
  •  Defensive Programming
  •  Fundamentals of Computer Forensics
  •  Applied Cryptography
  •  Intrusion Detection and Prevention
  •  Computer and Network Security 

English Language Requirements

  • 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.

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  • 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. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 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

  • A minimum high school GPA of 2.5 for those who have not attended college/ university is required.
  •  A minimum college/ university GPA of 2.0 for those who have attended college/ university and eligibility to return, is required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9222 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9222 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    2613 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2613 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Columbus

  • 900 - 1400 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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