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Computer Science - Cyber Security, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Jersey City, NJ, United States
From every aspect of business to everyday life, computers are being utilized more and more every day. With the growth of computers, the job market for software engineers, network designers, security experts and “big data” analysts has risen to an all-time high.

Overview

The Department of Computer and Information Sciences offers three undergraduate programs (Computer Information Systems, Cyber Security and Computer Science) leading towards the Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science as well as minor programs in computer science and cyber security. Students majoring in criminal justice can also pursue a concentration in cyber security and crime forensics.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

  • Advanced Computing 
  • Information Technology Ethics 
  • Computer Architecture and Operating Systems 
  • Data Structures 
  • Database and Data Administration 
  • Cyber Security Planning and Risk Management 
  • Disaster Recover and Business Continuity 
  • Network Technology, Protocols, and Defense 
  • Cryptology 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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General Requirements

  • Common Application OR Saint Peter’s University International Admission Application. 
  • Academic credentials with English translation. Transcripts must be sent directly from your secondary school, university or an EducationUSA advisor. 
  • Saint Peter’s University International Statement of Financial Support including proof of funding. 
  • Short essay or personal statement (included in the application but may be sent separately).
  • One letter of recommendation from a teacher, guidance counselor, school official, coach or community service coordinator. 
  • Copy of valid passport page. Include a copy of your visa if you are currently on a valid visa in the United States of America.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35326 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35326 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    35326 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35326 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Jersey City

  • 1300 - 3200 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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