Program Information

School: University of Manitoba
Faculty: Faculty of Science
Degree: Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study: Computer Science
Description: How many computers have you used today? Think about the app used to find your bus, the online tool used to post pictures, and the video games you are looking forward to playing. Computers and software aid, inform, and enrich our lives. A degree in Computer Science will help you contribute to the incredible ways computers are shaping our lives. Computer Science offers a rewarding, flexible and lucrative career.

The Honours program in Computer Science at the University of Manitoba was the first Honours program in Canada to be given professional accreditation by the Canadian Information Processing Society. The program provides an opportunity to study the subject in greater depth than the other programs in Computer Science and leads to an Honours Bachelor of Computer Science degree (B.C.Sc.). In addition, this program gives professional preparation for careers in areas such as software engineering, system design or project management.

URL: Computer Science at University of Manitoba
Course Based: Yes
Length: 5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $14,700
Careers: Software Engineer,Computer Programmers,Video Game Programmers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 85
Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 Precalculus  or  Grade12 Applied Mathematics 
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Physics  or  Grade12 Biology  or  Grade12 Computer and Information Science  

MB High School Graduation (5 full credits at the Grade 12 level in courses designated S, G, or U) A minimum 85% average over the following, with no less than 60% in each course: 1. English 40S 2. Applied Mathematics 40S or Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S 3. One of Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Computer Science 40S