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Computer Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Elizabeth, NJ, United States
A Computer Science degree at Kean University opens the doors of opportunity for designing networks and software systems, expanding the frontiers of virtual reality, using artificial intelligence to devise medical breakthroughs and creating machine-learning algorithms.
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Overview

What You Learn

By taking the Computer Science degree at Kean University you get the chance to conduct original research and secure internships in several industries, all while learning in small classes designed to prepare you for the job market.

  • Expand your knowledge of programming languages, techniques and emerging technologies
  • Mitigate and address cybersecurity breaches and threats
  • Study artificial intelligence, data mining, database systems, digital forensics, software engineering and web programming
  • Create and improve computer software and hardware to solve business and communication challenges
  • Build a professional network and benefit from valuable internship opportunities

You can also pursue a combined five-year bachelor's and master's program to quickly earn your advanced degree. Or earn your degree while gaining industry experience in our co-op program. Students participating in this 5-year program, gain 9-18 months of work experience while completing their degree.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Organization & Programming 
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Computer Organization and Architecture
  • Computer Operating Systems
  • Object-Oriented Analysis & Design
  • Computer Architecture 

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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  • 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

  • Prospective students will need to submit an official high school transcript upon graduation to enroll at Kean. 
  • All applicants are required to submit an official high school transcript to be considered for admission. The transcript must indicate 16 college preparatory courses including (4) English, (3) Mathematics, (2) History, (2) Lab Sciences, (2) years of the same foreign language and (3) approved electives in social studies, science or mathematics. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19621 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19621 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    19621 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19621 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    12445 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12445 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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