Lakehead University - Thunder Bay

Computer Science

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Program Information

School:Lakehead University - Thunder Bay
Faculty:Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies
Degree:Bachelor; Co-op
Field of Study:Computer Science
Description:Studying Computer Science is your gateway to mastering the technology that is rapidly revolutionizing our world. As a Computer Science student you will be able to tailor your education by choosing two program streams: Business Focus or Science Focus.

Our Business Focus provides a path to the Entrepreneurship Certificate offered by the Faculty of Business, whereas our Science Focus emphasizes electives in the Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies. Both paths cover a comprehensive curriculum detailing several languages including Java and C/C++ and feature core Computer Science courses such as: Computer Programming, Data Structures, Computer Graphics, Big Data, Mobile Computing, Internet Security, Artificial Intelligence, and Cloud Computing.
URL:Computer Science at Lakehead University - Thunder Bay
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $7,446

Please note that there is a co-op participation fee of $722 for students wishing to enter the co-op stream. The tuition cost estimate is for Year 1 of the program.
Scholarships:1
Careers:Software EngineerComputer ProgrammersVideo Game Programmers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70 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 Advanced Functions 
  •  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors  or  Grade12 Mathematics of Data Management  or  Grade12 Computer and Information Science  

Completion of the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent high school diploma; Grade 12 U English, Grade 12 U Advanced Functions, 1 Credit from: Grade 12 U Calculus & Vectors, Grade 12 U Math of Data Management, or Grade 12 U Computer & Info Science; and 3 Additional Grade 12 U or M Credits

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 80] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 213] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]

Applicants whose first language is not English will need to satisfy Lakehead University’s English language proficiency requirements. Applicants can complete one of the following recognized language tests with the required minimum scores: TOEFL PBT-550, CBT-213, or iBT-80; IELTS-6.5; MELAB-85; CAEL-60.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on October 02, 2017

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