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Computer Science, B.Sc.

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  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Bachelor of Science (BS) in Computer Science provides theoretical and mathematical foundations of computing for development of problem-solving and programming skills.

As a BS Computer Science student, you will engage in extensive coursework in various programming languages to prepare for software development/ programming careers. Students have the flexibility to choose elective courses based on career preferences.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

  • Graduates should demonstrate ability to write effectively on technical and non-technical subjects in computer information systems.
  • Graduates should demonstrate ability to orally communicate effectively on technical and non-technical subjects in computer information systems.
  • Graduates should be able to work well as a part of diverse team.
  • Graduates should be able to analyze business situations and design appropriate computer science solutions.
  • Evaluate the implications of an ethical dilemma from a variety of ethical frameworks/perspectives and produce a well-reasoned resolution.
  • Graduates should be able to evaluate computer science solutions for business situations and select "best" alternative.
  • Graduates should demonstrate a competency of theories, terms, and skills in order to address complex software development design problems.
  • Graduates should demonstrate an ability to apply general knowledge and skills related to IT security and risk management in an organization’s Information System’s needs.
  • Graduates should demonstrate a knowledge of current technology in computer science

Career Opportunities

  • Programmer
  • Scientific Programmer
  • System Programmer
  • Client/Server Software Developer
  • Computer Graphics Specialist
  • Software Publishing
  • Software Engineer
  • Quality Assurance Engineer
  • Telecommunications Planner
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Database Designer/Administrator

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 included:

  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Programming Fundamentals
  • Principles of Statistics
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Computer Architecture
  • Data Structures
  • Operating Systems
  • Database Theory and Practices
  • Analysis of Algorithms
  • Information Technology Security and Risk Management

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Minimum 2.0 cumulative transfer GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Minimum 30 academic, college-level transferable semester hours
  • Must be eligible to return to all previously attended institutions
  • Applicants pursuing an Applied Science or Aviation Science degree may meet this requirement utilizing select workforce education credit from an approved Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree upon completion of 45 hours, to include all general education courses within the AAS.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14744 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7372 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    14744 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7372 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    4616 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2308 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Funding

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