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Computer and Information Sciences, B.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Springfield, FL, United States
Computing is part of everything we do. In fact, the computer science occupation is expected to grow 11 percent, faster than average, between now and 2024, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. That’s why the Springfield College Computer and Information Sciences major offers courses that have direct relevance and importance across industries, allowing you to achieve your career goals. 
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Overview

Our curriculum provides students with advanced skills that are sought after by employers, such as database skills, multi-platform programming development skills, analytical skills, and good, basic business intelligence. Students have the freedom to choose from three tracks: software development, internet and network security, or systems management.

Graduates from this Computer and Information Sciences major are highly sought after upon graduation; they have gone on to become software developers, actuaries, programmers, systems engineers, IT technicians, application developers, and more.

Careers and Internships

Our Computer and Information Sciences graduates are successful. But, don’t just take our word for it. We’ve got the data to back it up. In a survey of our 2014-15 graduates, 100 percent of the students from our computer and information science major who responded said they were employed within six months of graduation. 

Those recent graduates are working as associate application engineers, associate software developers, software engineer, support technician, and system and services support analysts at places like Baystate Health, Farm Credit Financial Partners, Fidelity, Quest Diagnostics, and even Springfield College. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Springfield College accepts applications on a rolling admissions basis but international students should apply as soon as possible.

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

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Microcomputer Applications 
  • Introduction to Computer Science with C++ and Java 
  • Data Structures using C++ 
  • Database Development and Management Credits: 
  • Computer Systems Seminar
  • Discrete Mathematics 
  • Writing for the Professions 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    70

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  • Minimum required score:

    523

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General Requirements

To apply to Springfield College, submit the following items.

  • $50 application fee or fee waiver
  • Essay 
  • SAT/ACT Scores 
  • Official High School Transcript 
  • One Academic Reference

For international Students

  • Submit your application through the Common Application online or a paper application.
  • Complete the Springfield College member screen questions and pay the application fee.
  • Submit Official Transcript(s) in English.
  • Submit proof of English proficiency.
  • Submit completed Dean’s Report Form (for transfer students only).
  • Financial Guarantee Form and $1,000 tuition deposit. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    38770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38770 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    38770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38770 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Springfield

  • 900 - 1400 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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