Program Information

School: MacEwan University
Faculty: Faculty of Arts & Science
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Computer Science
Description: Computer science isn’t just about technology; it’s about connecting technology with people. As a computer science student, you study the nature and techniques of problem solving through computation, focusing on hardware, software, mathematics and logic. But you also learn that computer science influences—and is influenced by—many fields of study, including science, humanities, health care and business.

Computer Science is available as a major or minor if you are pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree and as a minor if you are pursuing a Bachelor of Arts degree. There are four computer science streams:

URL: Bachelor of Science – Computer Science at MacEwan University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This cost estimate is for Year 1 (30 credits) of the program.

Careers: Software Engineer,Computer Programmers,Video Game Programmers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 65
Prerequisites:*

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 Mathematics  or  Grade12 Physics 

Applicants must have a minimum overall average of 65 percent, with no course grade lower than 50 percent, in the following high school courses: ELA 30-1, Mathematics 30-1, two of Biology 30, Chemistry 30, Mathematics 31, Physics 30, or Computing Science-Advanced Career and Technology Studies (5 credits), and one subject from Group A, B, C or D courses. Please visit the website for more information on entry requirements.