48 months
18627 USD/year
18627 USD/year
5540 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The program at Virginia State University prepares students for a productive career and advanced study in the areas of Computer Science. 


Students in the Computer Science program at Virginia State University will interact with their instructors and will be offered timely guidance and advice about the program’s requirements and their career alternatives. 

Key Features 

  • Faculty are readily available for students, and will also interact extensively with them by e-mail and/or other electronic communication media on the Internet. 
  • The curriculum in Computer Science combines technical requirements with general education requirements and electives to prepare students for a professional career in the computer science field, for further study in computer science, and for functioning in modern society. 


The Computer Science Program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Programming
  • Calculus
  • Social Science Elective
  • Data Structures
  • Discrete Math for Computer Science
  • Probability & Statistics for CS

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed application                                          
  • Completed International Applicant Supplement
  • Official or certified copies of all academic records in Native Language to include examinations from the examinations councils (copies will not be accepted). 
  • Translated academic records/ transcripts, originals only, copies not accepted (We recommend World Education Services)
  • Official SAT or ACT scores sent directly from test agency.
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS scores for non-native English speakers.
  • Two letters of recommendation – Freshmen only (one must be from your Guidance Counselor). 
  • Personal Statement or essay on your Future Aspirations                                               
  • Proof of Immunization

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18627 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18627 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    18627 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18627 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    5540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5540 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 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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