Program Information

School: University of Alberta
Faculty: Faculty of Science
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Applied Mathematics
Computer Science
Description: This program allows you to combine and balance your interests in mathematics with studies in computing science, and will be of interest to you if you wish to study the mathematical foundations of computing, algorithms, logic, or the application of modern mathematical theory to error-correcting codes and cryptography. This program can only be taken as part of a BSc with Honors degree.

The Bachelor of Science Honors degree provides excellent training in one specific subject. As an Honors student, you will focus on one main field of study and must maintain a higher standard of academic achievement than students in a General or Specialization program. This is the best program if you plan to pursue a higher degree or a research-based or academic career.

URL: Applied Mathematics with Computing Science Minor at University of Alberta
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This estimate is based on one year of full-time study, and represents only the tuition cost.

Careers: Software Engineer,Computer Programmers,Video Game Programmers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 80
Prerequisites:*

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

  • Grade12 English
  • Grade12 Visual Arts or Grade12 Humanities or Grade12 International Languages or Grade12 Mathematics
  • Grade12 Advanced Functions
  • 2 of Grade12 Computer and Information Science or Grade12 Physics or Grade12 Biology or Grade12 Chemistry

Applicants must have: one of the following courses: Studies in Literature ETS4U, Anglais EAE4U, English EAL4U, or English ENG4U; one of the following subjects: Fine Arts, Humanities, Languages other than English, or Math/Sciences; one of the following courses: Advanced Functions MHF4U; two of the following courses: Computer Studies ICS4U, Physics SPH4U, Biology SBI4U, Chemistry SCH4U, or Calculus and Vectors MCV4U.