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Information Systems, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Elizabethtown, PA, United States
The Information Systems major is focused on the application of software, hardware, and management of information. To obtain a degree in Information Systems from Elizabethtown College, you’ll study the state-of-the-art processes to collect, store, and manipulate data; how hardware can be leveraged when creating solutions for clients; and the essential components of data analysis.

Overview

The Information Systems major prepares students for jobs in highly valued professions such as systems managers, project managers, system analysts, software engineers, database managers and a whole host of others. After years of graduating top ranking students, the Department of Computer Science has nearly 100% job placement rate for our Information Systems students immediately after graduation. Many of our students also continue on for graduate level study in information management or security.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

  •  Computer Science I
  •  Computer Science II
  •  Data Structures
  •  Microcomputer Architecture (EGR 230)
  •  Database Systems
  •  Web Development
  •  Software Engineering
  •  Computer Networking
  •  Computer Security
  •  Advanced Database Systems
  •  Management and Organizational Behavior
  •  Legal Environment of Business

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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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  • Minimum required score:

    61

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General Requirements

  •  Official or attested copies of your secondary school record (university records, if applicable)
  •  Official results of the TOEFL, IELTS, or EIKEN
  •  Two letters of recommendation from your guidance counselor, advisor, principal and teachers
  •  A 250-word autobiographical statement, written in English, explaining why you are applying to Elizabethtown College
  •  A copy of the picture page of your passport and any US visas you may hold

Tuition Fee

  • International

    45350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 45350 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    45350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 45350 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Elizabethtown

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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