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Computer Science, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Jefferson City, TN, United States
The Computer Science at Carson-Newman University is intended for students interested in pursuing careers or further study in the application of computer technology in business as well as the management of large computer based projects. 
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The Computer Science program at Carson-Newman University develops skills in the theory and application of computer technology. 

Both tracks are designed around a common core of classes to which are added both required and elective courses specific to each track. This design makes it relatively easy to customize the major to your career goals and to switch tracks during your college career if your interests change.

As you move closer to a career, we will advise you on the appropriate upper-level courses to best prepare you for a specific field.

To major in computer science:

  • complete 18 hours in the computer science core
  • complete 27 hours from your selected track
  • complete 6 elective hours.

Additionally, computer science majors must complete all general education requirements. For a minor in computer science, you must complete 12 required hours from the computer science core as well as 6 elective hours.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • 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 Hardware and Networking
  • Networking
  • Database Management
  •  Business Information Tools
  • Legal and Ethical Environments of Business
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Statistical Concepts and Methods
  • Essentials of Management and Leadership
  • Operations Management
  • Principles of Marketing

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

General Requirements

  • Application for Admission
  • After you apply, please submit $100.00 application through your application portal at
  • Official Transcripts from high school or secondary school and diploma or National Examination Result slip (One in original native language, one translated into English)- A professional Evaluation is required for the admission process

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14100 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    28200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14100 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Jefferson City

  • 1005 - 1870 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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