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B.S. in Computer Science

Program Overview

Solve Modern Computing Challenges

Leverage computing techniques, skills, and tools to design effective solutions and meet organizational goals. CSP’s online computer science degree can help you achieve your goals as a computer programmer, software developer, information security analyst, or another role in the field.

Leverage computing techniques, skills, and tools to design effective solutions and meet organizational goals. CSP’s online computer science degree can help you achieve your goals as a computer programmer, software developer, information security analyst, or another role in the field.

Fast Facts

7

semesters, depending on transfer credits

120

total credit hours

$420

per credit hour

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Respond to Latest Developments in Computing

It’s no secret that you need the latest knowledge and skills to keep up with developments in app and web development, software engineering, information security, and programming languages like Java. That’s why CSP’s accelerated computer science degree online program brings together recent developments in technology topics with the foundational skill areas that remain constant.

Add in project management techniques and the opportunity to practice interpersonal skills with teamwork and communication with stakeholders, and you have an online computer science degree that prepares you for success in a convenient learning environment.

Curriculum

The online computer science degree provides a liberal arts perspective through the General Education core, plus 55 credit hours in the major. You’ll study programming with Java, modern web design, database design, server-side development, and choose between an elective course in mobile app development or advanced web application development. The bachelor’s degree in computer science culminates with a capstone course to give you realistic hands-on software development experience.

Curriculum

Program Outcomes

Graduate Outcomes

95%

95% of CSP graduates receive job offers within one year of graduation, according to the First Destinations survey administered by Concordia University, St. Paul.

44%

CSP graduates earn 44% more than the national average, according to the graduate earning data source at https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/.

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Admissions Requirements

To apply for the online B.S. in Computer Science from Concordia University, St. Paul, you’ll need:

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Tuition Details

The accelerated computer science degree online program from CSP costs $420 per credit hour. You can transfer a maximum of 90 credit hours to get your total tuition down to $12,600. Convenient payment options and $2,000 partnership scholarships are also available to make your education even more affordable.

Faculty

You’ll have support from expert faculty members at CSP, who will be there to answer your questions and guide you throughout your bachelor’s degree in computer science. It’s yet another way that the online format mimics the experience of studying on campus.

Get the Feel of an In-Person Program on Your Schedule

Online programs from Concordia University, St. Paul are designed for your busy lifestyle. You can study at your convenience while taking advantage of synchronous or asynchronous coursework. With our flexible online framework, you’ll get to know your peers and faculty while engaging in unique assignments and activities. Explore the various ways that you will receive support through every stage of the online learning experience, and discover tips about how to maximize your resources.

Online Experience

Financial Aid

In addition to financing your online education with federal student aid and private loans, CSP offers online students a tuition discount (this limits eligibility for institutional scholarships). Transfer students could receive $2,000 or more through transfer partnerships and transfer student awards. CSP is also a Military Friendly® institution. An enrollment counselor and tuition planner will help you apply for financial aid.

Tuition & Aid

Frequently Asked Questions

Are you interested in one of Concordia’s online programs? Get answers to the most frequently asked questions about time to completion, accreditation, tuition and fees, admissions, and more. If applicable, you can also learn more about licensure, concentrations, or specializations offered in the program. Get more information about any online program or contact an enrollment counselor at (855) 641-2525 with further questions.

Yes, you can transfer up to 90 credit hours from a regionally accredited institution toward this degree program. Our Transfer Specialists will guide you through the process.

The B.S. in Computer Science will have six start dates throughout the year, in January, March, May, July, September, and October.

This program is offered fully online from Concordia University, St. Paul.

The B.S. in Computer Science includes 55 credit hours plus general education requirements.

Excluding general education requirements, the B.S. in Computer Science has 14 courses.

No, this degree program does not follow a cohort model.

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Sources

  1. Computer and Information Technology Occupations. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 10 April 2020. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/home.htm. Retrieved 5 May 2020.
  2. Computer Programmers. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 10 April 2020. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/computer-programmers.htm. Retrieved 5 May 2020.
  3. Computer Systems Analysts. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 10 April 2020. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/computer-systems-analysts.htm. Retrieved 5 May 2020.
  4. Software Developers. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 4 September 2019. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/software-developers.htm. Retrieved 5 May 2020.