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Computer Science, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

The work of computer scientists falls into three categories: designing and building software, developing effective ways to solve computing problems, such as storing information in databases, sending data over networks or providing new approaches to security problems and devising new and better ways of using computers and addressing particular challenges in areas including robotics, computer vision or digital forensics.

The work of computer scientists falls into three categories:

  • Designing and building software.
  • Developing effective ways to solve computing problems, such as storing information in databases, sending data over networks or providing new approaches to security problems.
  • Devising new and better ways of using computers and addressing particular challenges in areas including robotics, computer vision or digital forensics.

At PBA, you'll:

  • Develop analytical abilities.
  • Teaching from a Christian worldview perspective.
  • Enjoy a 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio and an average class size of 18.
  • Develop multifaceted skills and techniques through independent research and course assignments.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • Applications are accepted throughout the year
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Computer Science
  • Programming 
  • Website Development
  • Algorithm Design and Analysis
  • Database Systems
  • Computer Organization
  • Software Engineering

English Language Requirements

  • 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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  • Minimum required score:

    79

    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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General Requirements

National Students Requirements:
  • ACT/SAT scores.
  • Official high school transcripts.
  • Online application.
International Students Requirements:
  • Completed online application with a $50 (US currency) application fee.
  • Essay of 300-500 words describing the intersection between your personal faith journey and academic collegiate goals.
  • Official high school or previous university transcripts evaluated and translated by a professional evaluation company that must be a member of the NACES.
  • Official SAT or ACT scores.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    31920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31920 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    31920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31920 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for West Palm Beach

  • 1129 - 2030 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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