Program Information

School: University of Victoria
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering
Degree: Bachelor; Co-op
Field of Study: Computer Science
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
Description: The Combined Major in Computer Science and Health Information Science combines studies in the organization of health care systems and specific issues involving health informatics with the fundamentals of software engineering, operating systems, programming languages, and computer hardware.

This program is designed for students seeking a more technical career path. There is less emphasis on the administrative side of health informatics and an increased importance is placed on technical aspects.

Enrolment is limited. Students must contact either the School of Health Information Science or the Department of Computer Science before registering in any courses.

URL: Computer Science and Health Information Science at University of Victoria
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $25,775
Careers: Software Engineer,Computer Programmers,Video Game Programmers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 80 to 100
Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Precalculus 
  • 2 of  Grade12 Science 

Test Scores:

  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 90] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]

Students must contact either the School of Health Information Science or the department of Computer Science before registering in any courses.