BS in Computer Science

Long Island University, Post-International Study Centre, United States

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Next enrollment cycle

September 2022

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First Year Course Fee

USD 37,926

Course Accredited By

MSCHE

  • 4 Years
  • On Campus
  • Undergraduate
  • Degree
  • Up to 18% scholarship
The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science provides you with the knowledge and technical skills necessary to design and develop complex software systems.
All coursework incorporates an experiential learning model designed to provide a strong foundation in the technical and professional skills needed to succeed, including how to accomplish tasks in real-world business environments, developing leadership skills to manage teams effectively, and communicating your goals and objectives to end users in a clear, concise format.

Our Department of Computer Science faculty members bring real-world experience into the classroom, guiding you through the challenges of the global, 21st-century marketplace. Learn graphical user interface programming; policy, legal, and ethical issues in information technology; advanced data structures; and other key components that build the foundation of computer science career.

Enrollment Cycles

  • September 2022

Entry requirements
Undergraduate
Direct Admission

  • TOEFL (iBT) 75 or 79 (varies by program)
  • IELTS 6.0
  • Pearson (PTE) 50
  • Pearson Versant Not Accepted
  • Duolingo Not Accepted
  • Gao Kao English 90 (Post) 
  • GPA: 2.0 – 2.5

English Language Institute

  • TOEFL (iBT) No official score required
  • IELTS Below 6.0 (Post) 
  • Pearson (PTE) Below 50
  • Pearson Versant Not Accepted
  • Duolingo Not Accepted
  • Gao Kao English Under 90 (Post) 
  • GPA: 2.0 - 2.5

Core Curriculum Requirements

  • LIU Post Thematic Core Curriculum (32-33 credits)
  • POST 101 1 credit

First-Year Seminar 3 credits

  • Writing I 3 credits
  • Writing II 3 credits
  • Quantitative Reasoning (MTH 6 or 7 required) 3 credits
  • Scientific Inquiry & the Natural World (PHY 3 or 11 required) 4 credits
  • Creativity, Media & the Arts 3 credits
  • Perspectives on World Cultures 3 credits
  • Self, Society & Ethics 3 credits
  • Power, Institutions & Structures 3 credits
  • Add'l course from one cluster (PHY 4 or 12 required)
  • Scientific Inquiry & the Natural World cluster 3-4 credits

Required Co-Related Courses

  • IT 50 Effective Strategies for Academic Success 3.00
  • MTH 19 Basic Statistics 3.00
  • Required Computer Science Courses (54 cr.)
  • Must receive a C- or better in all courses to satisfy
    Requirement
  • CS 106 Foundations of Web Design and Development 3.00
     
  • CS 111 Object Oriented Programming 1 3.00
     
  • CS 116 Object Oriemted Programming 2 (Data Structures) 3.00
     
  • CS 127 Introduction to Game Programming 3.00
     
  • CS 136 Networks and IT 3.00
     
  • CS 229 Foundations of Information Systems 3.00
     
  • CS 233 Operating Systems with Linux 3.00
     
  • CS 237 HCI and Usability 3.00
     
  • CS 244 Software Systems Methodologies 3.00
     
  • CS 245 Working in a Team Environment 3.00
     
  • CS 251 Programming Languages 3.00
     
  • CS 255 Technical Communications (WAC) 3.00
     
  • IT 151 Foundations of Information Technology 3.00
     
  • IT 266 Legal, Social and Ethical Issues (WAC) 3.00
     
  • Four (4) approved major electives 12.00
     

Undergraduate 

English Language Institute (1 semester) $5,000

 Direct Admission (2 semesters) $37,926 

Estimated Room, Board & Fees $16,266 - $19,614

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