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Computer Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #1262 (BCR) Fort Worth, TX, United States
Master the fundamentals of software development, system software and computer architecture on this Computer Science program offered at the Texas Christian University. Our varied research expertise helps us prepare students to become lifelong learners and responsible practitioners of computer science in the rapidly changing world of technology.
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Overview

As a Computer Science major at Texas Christian University, you'll study and practice the development of new computer technology by working with compilers, operating systems, and computer architecture.

This Computer Science program will teach you how create new computer technology. You’ll take a year-long software engineering and capstone design course, and work on a team to develop and implement a solution for a real-world client. We closely follow recommendations from professional organizations such as the Association for Computing Machinery and the Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers Computer Society.

Career Prospects

You’ll be prepared to work in industry sectors such as business, financial services, defense, communications, logistics or education. Our graduates have gone on to work at companies such as:

  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • American Airlines
  • Price Waterhouse
  • Lockheed Martin
  • BNSF Railway
  • Accenture
  • Google
  • AIG

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Programming
  • Data Structures
  • Computer System Fundamentals
  • Database Systems
  • Analysis of Algorithms

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    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:

    6.5

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Application
  • Application Fee
  • Official High School Transcript
  • Essay
  • Counselor Evaluation/Recommendation
  • Teacher Evaluation/Recommendation
  • SAT or ACT Scores (optional)
  • English Proficiency (International Applicants Only)
  • Official College Transcripts
  • Early Decision Agreement (Early Decision Applicants Only)
  • Optional Application Materials

Tuition Fee

  • International

    51570 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51570 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    51570 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51570 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Fort Worth

  • 1071 - 1680 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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