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Informatics

Illinois Dominican University

B.Sc. On Campus
48 months
Duration
33900 USD/year
33900 USD/year
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About

Illinois Dominican University, with its century-long tradition of distinction in information sciences, now offers a groundbreaking program in a rapidly growing field. Dominican’s undergraduate program in Informatics is the first of its kind in the Chicago area and will put you at the leading edge of this emerging field. 

Overview

Breakthroughs in technology are giving people access to unprecedented amounts of information, creating the need for skilled professionals who can manage that information and put it to work for the common good.

Five Reasons to Study Informatics at Illinois Dominican University

  • You’ll develop the big data skills in high demand today
  • You’ll open doors to rewarding careers in health care, information technology, business, finance and many other industries
  • You’ll draw on Dominican’s century-long tradition of distinction in information sciences
  • You’ll be part of one of today’s fastest-growing, most relevant and most exciting fields
  • You’ll be ready to make meaningful contributions to society through information and technology
Program Highlights
  • Dominican offers both a major and a minor in informatics. All students complete the university’s core curriculum requirements through the Rosary College of Arts and Sciences.
  • Dominican’s informatics program offers specialties like cybersecurity, health informatics, organizational informatics and community informatics.
  • You’ll learn in a flexible, hybrid course format—combining the personal interaction and attention of small classes with the ease of access and rapid response of online learning.
What You'll Learn
  • To think critically about the ways people use and access technology.
  • To communicate to a general audience issues related to information technology.
  • To explain how ethical problems, legal documents, policy constructions, and social issues interact with and reflect the nature of information technology.
  • To manage projects: people, timelines, resources, goals and outcomes.
  • To work collaboratively in teams to accomplish goals.
  • You’ll develop socio-technical expertise and an advanced technical skill set in specific informatics contexts, and you’ll acquire the big data skills in high demand today.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Foundations of Informatics
  • Foundations Information Technology
  • Methods of Inquiry into Informatics
  • Introduction to Computer Programming for Non-Majors 
  • Computer Programming
  • Introduction to Data Science
  • Computer Programming II - Data Structures
  • Project Management
  • Principles of Statistics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete either the Dominican University online application for freshman, transfer or graduate, depending on your status. Freshmen can also apply using the Common Application, which streamlines the college application process for students applying to multiple institutions.
  • Pay a nonrefundable $100.00 application fee.
  • Enrolling students requesting documentation for an F-1 visa must submit a Financial Statement Form (pdf) to the Office of Admission. This is essential for receiving an I-20 and should be submitted along with all other admission documents.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33900 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    33900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33900 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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