Program Information

School: Columbia College
Degree: Bachelor; University Transfer
Field of Study: Computer and Information Sciences, General
Description: Students intending to pursue a degree in Computer Science may seek admission to one of several university faculties, including Science (UBC), Applied Sciences (SFU), and Engineering (UVIC). Specific course requirements vary among universities, but core first year courses are fairly standard. Admission to Computer Science Departments is highly competitive. As a result, alternatives to a degree in Computer Science are becoming increasingly popular among students who are primarily interested in the applications, as opposed to the theory of Computer Science. Students are advised to learn about related programs.
URL: Computer Science at Columbia College
Cost per year:*
International: $12,200

Applicants who already have legal status in Canada (as citizens, permanent residents, or on Study Permit), or who are continuing their studies at Columbia College, are assessed fees at $500/credit (or credit equivalent). For more information please visit

Admission Requirements

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