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Computer Science, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Austin, TX, United States
The undergraduate programs in Computer Science at St. Edward's University provide you with a strong theoretical foundation of computational systems and teach you the technical skills needed for practical application in the workplace. 
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As a Computer Science major at St. Edward's University, you'll explore complex computational cases and create solutions using existing technologies and by designing new approaches. Faculty with years of both academic and industry experience will help you become prepared for the Computer Science field, which is growing 11% faster than average and reaches into many sectors, including health care, business, energy, and manufacturing.

This degree track offers more options to take non-computer-science-related courses than the BS track, which is especially helpful for students who seek a double major or a broader technical degree prior to advanced study in graduate school. In this major you will…

  • Study the algorithmic processes that create, describe and transform information
  • Learn to develop software designed to solve problems in a variety of fields
  • A strong background in mathematics and computer science is recommended 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Computing Science Concept
  • Introduction to Algorithmic Problem Solving
  • Web Programming
  • Component - Based Programming
  •  Introduction to Computer Organization and Architecture
  • Algorithms and Data Structures
  • Programming Languages
  • Database Theory

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Major Requirements: 45 hours of computer science major coursework and 10 hours of supporting coursework from mathematics.
  • Electives: 3 hours of elective coursework in any area of study.
  • General Education Requirements: 57 hours of general education coursework plus major coursework.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 46690 USD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    11676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 46690 USD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Austin

  • 1243 - 2310 USD/month
    Living Costs

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


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