Computer Science (BSCS)
|Degree: Bachelor of Science in Computer Science||Cost: $285 per credit hour *|
|College of Sciences: Department of Computer Science||Required: 71 credit hours from ODU (120 total)|
|Course Delivery Modes: SatelliteAttend class at a site for a live streamed course where the students and instructor can talk to each other., Video streamView & participate in streamed classes online over a high-speed Internet connection from any location. May be live or archived.||Locations: 30|
Studies in computer science range from theory through experimental techniques to engineering methodology. Students are exposed to the broad theoretical basis of computer science as well as a strong laboratory component designed to help them understand how to apply their education to real world problems. Students become engaged in projects that investigate each stage of problem solving.
This degree's rewards do not come without hard work and dedication. It is scientifically and mathematically intensive in order to produce qualified and talented graduates. The number of students lured by the promise and implied simplicity of the internet and computer games quickly find that they are not prepared for the level of rigor required to be successful. Graduates of our program benefit from a strong conceptual and demonstration based curriculum founded with hands-on laboratory experiences.
Acceptance into ODU as a degree seeking student and ENGL 110C credit.
Careers In This Field
- Application developer in Intelligence, Warehousing, Information Delivery, Maintenance.
- Project Manager
- Software Designer
- Specialist in databases or client-server solutions
- Systems Administrator Programmer
- Systems Analyst
- Hardware specialist
- Customer/Product Support
- Technical Writer
- Systems architect
- Ssoftware engineer
- Software developer
- Web developer
Undergraduate Distance Learning Tuition Rates
|Tuition Classification||Cost per credit hour|
|Virginia residents (with Virginia domicile)||$285|
|Students living outside of Virginia||$285|
|* In Virginia but without Virginia domicile||$807|
Rates are subject to change. Please visit the Office of Finance web site for complete tuition details.
* For questions about domicile or “in-state” status as it applies to tuition rates, please visit the University Registrar web site.
Map out your education with this program's Long Range Schedule (PDF).
All ODU undergraduate distance learning programs are degree completion / transfer programs. Explore the VCCS Transfer Guide or Monarch TRANSFERmation to see how courses you've completed may transfer to ODU. To have an advisor review your transcripts, contact your nearest ODU extended classroom site or call 1.800.968.2638.
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