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Computer Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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The students of this Computer Science at Widener University develop strong foundations in programming, computer security, databases, networks, artificial intelligence, and more. They emerge as leaders and innovators in this growing field through hands-on learning in dynamic classroom environments.

About

There is little in our world that isn’t touched–or completely transformed–by computers. That’s why a degree in Computer Science at Widener University can lead to a career in just about any industry: medicine, business, education, communications, entertainment, and transportation.

The computer science major prepares students for graduate study or a wide variety of careers. The program is built upon a core curriculum consisting of courses in computer science, mathematics, physics, and engineering. Students focus on developing logic and problem-solving skills in their first two years with introductions to programming languages such as Python and Java. In their junior and senior years, students choose from among a dozen advanced topics such as graphics, computer forensics/security, and software engineering. 

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Computer Science
  • Computer Graphics  
  • Computer Forensics
  • Mobile App Development
  • Computer Network

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    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. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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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. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • 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.

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • Complete an application
  • Submit official transcripts from all post-secondary schools attended
  • Fulfill the English proficiency requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    45028 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 45028 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    45028 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 45028 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Chester

  • 1000 - 1500 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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