Required courses in the CIS major stress theory and application, as well as the role of other fields such as mathematics, statistics, electrical and computer engineering, business, and software engineering, among others. The curriculum is modeled on the recommendations of the two main professional computing societies, the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM) and the Institute for Electrical and Electronic Engineering (IEEE). Written and oral communications skills are emphasized throughout the program. The use of teamwork on projects is practiced in many courses. Professionalism and ethics are also stressed for future computing professionals. The CIS courses include software engineering, algorithm analysis, networking, security, programming languages, game design, computer architecture, data structures, operating systems, artificial intelligence, database management systems, graphics, information systems, robotics, web development and capstone design courses.
You can apply until:
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
Freshmen who have attended secondary school abroad are expected to meet the same general admissions requirements as U.S. students.
Academic performance in high school
SAT and/or ACT test scores
Language proficiency test (TOEFL, MELAB, IELTS)
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
UM-Dearborn offers many sources of funding each year to assist students with their academic and living expenses. There are countless funding resources available from outside the university. Students are encouraged to actively research all applicable scholarship opportunities.
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.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
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