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Computer Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Philadelphia, PA, United States
Computer Science from Saint Joseph's University is the driving force behind changing high technology fields worldwide. Many fields of human endeavor have been significantly changed as a result of the use of computers, and the pace of these changes has continued to accelerate.
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Overview

A degree in Computer Science from Saint Joseph's University, accredited by ABET, allows students to become part of an exciting, fast-paced and pervasive industry. No matter the enterprise, computer science plays a role, from the websites patrons access to the policies designed to moderate them. The next generation's theorists, designers and inventors, computer science majors are encouraged to approach their work with disciplined thought and persistence.

Career

Graduates are prepared for careers in consulting, communications, information science, computer programming, information technology and systems analysis. 

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 included:
  • Discrete Structures 
  • Data Structures 
  • Computer Architecture Principles of Programming Languages 
  • Design and Analysis of Algorithms
  • Computer Systems Software Engineering
  • Senior Project

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:

    6.5

    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.

General Requirements

We require a high school diploma or recognized equivalent for admission to Saint Joseph’s University. Standard secondary school coursework includes the following core subject areas:

  • 4 years of English
  • 3 years of mathematics
  • 2 years of history
  • 2 years of a laboratory science
  • 2 years of a world language

Competitive applicants typically exceed the minimum requirements and have taken four years in all five core subject areas.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    47740 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 47740 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    47740 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 47740 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Philadelphia

  • 1313 - 2290 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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