• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Greensboro, NC, United States
The Computer Science program from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University offers cutting-edge instruction and the ability to participate in faculty-led, federally funded research. Agencies our students and faculty work with include NASA, the U.S. Air Force, the National Security Agency, the Naval Oceanographic Office and the National Science Foundation.
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Overview

The world is more computer-dependent now than ever before. A high demand remains for well-trained computing experts. The employment of computer scientists is expected to increase much faster than most other areas of employment. The U.S. Department of Labor estimates that graduates in Computer Science will have the best job prospects for the coming decades.

Career

The demand for computer scientists today is enormous and growing, according the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, which ranks job prospects in this field tops. Global reliance on computer technology means that trend is unlikey to change for generations to come.

Student Outcomes 

The student outcomes, measured in terms of the knowledge and skills the graduates of the Computer Science program from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University are expected to demonstrate at graduation are:

  • Analyze a complex computing problem and to apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions.
  • Design, implement and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the program’s discipline.
  • Communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts.
  • Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles.
  • Function effectively as a member or leader of a team engaged in activities appropriate to the program’s discipline.
  • Apply computer science theory and software development fundamentals to produce computing-based solutions.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Each graduate of the program should be able to:
  • Perform effectively in a computer science related position in industry.
  • Perform effectively in graduate programs where an undergraduate degree in computer science is required.
  • Effectively communicate ideas and collaborate professionally with colleagues and clients.

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • 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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General Requirements

  • International students must meet all criteria for unconditional acceptance into a degree program of study at North Carolina A&T and provide documented proof of ability to meet financial responsibilities associated with enrollment and living expenses.
  • Standardized Testing Scores (ACT, SAT) must be officially reported to N.C. A&T by the testing agency.
  • Submit Official Transcripts. Transcripts should be sent officially to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions, signed and sealed, via postal mail. 
  • Submit Application Fee. A non-refundable application fee payment of $60 is required to complete your admissions application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8525 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    3540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1770 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Greensboro

  • 1001 - 1540 USD/month
    Living Costs

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