Program Information

School: McMaster University
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Computer Science
Description: This programme is designed for students who already possess a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) from a recognized university in a discipline other than Computer Science. The Second Degree cannot be pursued while studying for any other degree. It is similar to an Honours Computer Science degree. The course load is 60 units of work normally spread over two years.

URL: Computer Science as a Second Degree at McMaster University
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $29,606

Cost per year is based on 30 units, and includes the cost of tuition and mandatory supplementary fees.

Careers: Software Engineer,Computer Programmers,Video Game Programmers

Admission Requirements

Test Scores:

  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or Cambridge English for Speakers of Other Languages: Certificate in Advanced English [min. 176] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86]

Students who have been asked to meet McMaster’s English Language Proficiency requirement must demonstrate English language proficiency by achieving the minimum requirements as specified by McMaster: IELTS: 6.5, CAE: 176, PTE: 60, CAEL: 70, MELAB: 85, TOEFL (iBT): 86