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Computer Science

Macalester College

48 months
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58248 USD/year
58248 USD/year
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About

Our Computer Science major and minor at Macalester College prepare students for a wide range of future career paths, from graduate studies in computer science to work in the high-tech industry. 

Overview

Our program imparts necessary skills in software development, but also emphasizes a broad view of rapidly changing technology and its place in the world.

The Computer Science program at Macalester College has considerable flexibility; at the same time many courses have prerequisites. Your exact schedule will be determined only after consultation with your advisor in the department. Seeking advice on your major plan in your first year is strongly recommended because it is very important to make certain that you are getting a good start to the major in your first two years.

Student Opportunities

Macalester has a long tradition of participation and success in competitions for Mathematics, Applied Math, and Computer Science.  The Competitions & Problem Solving page lists competitions students participate in, and how to get involved.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Data Science
  • Computing and Society
  • Core Concepts in Computer Science
  • Object-Oriented Programming and Data Structures
  • Ethics and the Internet
  • Algorithm Design and Analysis
  • Software Design and Development
  • Computer Systems Organization
  • Theory of Computation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Create a Common Application and choose Macalester for your college list.
  • $40 Application Fee
  • Submit scores from either the ACT or the SAT. Self-reported test scores will be accepted in the admissions process. Admitted students who decide to enroll will be required to submit official score reports.
  • For students whose primary language is not English, Macalester requires submission of TOEFL, IELTS or Duolingo English Test scores.
  • Request that your secondary school(s) send Macalester official transcript(s) of all classes and grades beginning with 9th grade.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    58248 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 58248 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    58248 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 58248 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Saint Paul

1040 - 1755 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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