University of Alberta

Computing Science

Program Information

School:University of Alberta
Faculty:Faculty of Science
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Computer Science
Description:We are changing the way Computing Science is taught. By studying computing science at the University of Alberta, you will acquire technical knowledge and problem-solving skills to create innovative solutions for a wide range of challenges. Our programs highlight the interdisciplinary nature of computing and offer you the flexibility to combine your studies in computing science with your other interests.

Similar to the Specialization program, a BSc Honours degree provides excellent training in one specific subject. As an Honours student you will focus on one main field of study, and must maintain a higher standard of academic achievement than those in a General or Specialization program. This is the best program if you plan to pursue a higher degree or a research or academic career.
URL:Computing Science at University of Alberta
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $17,034
Careers:Software EngineerComputer ProgrammersVideo Game Programmers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*80

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 
  • 2 of  Grade12 Biology  or  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Computer and Information Science   or  Grade12 Mathematics 

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 09, 2016