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Bachelor of Computing Science
Program Type Bachelor's
Credential Type Degree
Length 4 Years
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education
- Distance Learning
Admission to the Bachelor of Computing Science degree program requires a high school diploma with a minimum overall average of 60 percent in the following five Alberta Education courses or equivalents.
For course groups, refer to the Classification of Alberta Education Courses under Admissions.
- English 30-1
- Mathematics 30-1
- One from Group A, B, or C
- Two from Group C (not Science 30)
It is essential that students check and plan to ensure completion of the appropriate prerequisites for the courses required in the program.
Students in the NWP UT Computing Science, CST certificate/diploma programs, or with previous post-secondary education may be eligible for admission to the Bachelor of Computing Science program, years 2 or 3. Applicants who meet the minimum admission requirements will be assessed on a course-by-course basis. Normally, the completion of the NWP CST diploma or two years UT, Computing Science, with a GPA of 2.0 or higher is sufficient to enter year 3 of the Bachelor of Computing Science program.!div> !div> !div> !div> !div> !div>
Mature Student Admission
If applicants are 21 years of age or older and do not have a high school diploma, they may still be eligible for admission as a Non-Matriculated Adult.
Admission to the Bachelor of Computing Science degree program requires English 30-1 and an overall average of 60 percent on the following three courses or their equivalents: Mathematics 30-1, two of Biology 30, Chemistry 30, Mathematics 31, Physics 30. Although applicants may be admitted without a high school diploma, they must present the specific grade 12 subjects identified as prerequisites to the courses they are required or wish to take in their program.
This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Alberta Student Aid for the funding year 2023/08/01 to 2024/07/31*.
Tuition $4,485.00 Year One
Mandatory Fees $1,662.00 Year One
Books/Supplies/Instruments $1,500.00 Year One
* Tuition, books, supplies, instruments, and other/mandatory fees are provided to Alberta Student Aid and may be used when processing full-time post-secondary funding applications. The educational costs provided are based on a 100% full-course load and may not reflect current or all educational costs charged by the school. Contact the school to obtain accurate educational cost information.
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Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available
Updated November 06, 2023. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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