Seneca College

Bachelor of Technology - Informatics and Security - (Co-op)

Program Information

School:Seneca College
Degree:Bachelor; Co-op
Field of Study:Computer and Information Systems Security
Description:The IFS degree program provides you with the critical knowledge and practical skills required for a successful career in information security and network technology. You’ll gain comprehensive knowledge of informatics, security, and law with practical applications that directly address critical business and communication requirements deemed essential by employers.

In your final two years of the degree program, you’ll enrol in courses specific to professional practices, and participate in at least one paid co–op work–term. The experience gained during the work–term will be highly valuable to both you and your employer. Seneca’s co–operating employers are committed to providing meaningful work assignments. Students in the co–op option will take CPP600 (Co–op Professional Practice) in the semester preceding their first co–op work–term, and CPP700 (Co–op Integration and Career Planning) in the semester following their first co–op work–term.
URL:Bachelor of Technology - Informatics and Security - (Co-op) at Seneca College
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $8,024
International: $17,635

All students enrolled in a co-operative education program will be charged an additional, non-refundable, administrative fee. Collection of the fees will commence with the semester in which the first Co-op Professional Practice subject is scheduled, at the rate of $495.00 per work term.

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*65 to 100

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 

Ontario Secondary School Diploma with a majority of senior credits at the University Preparation (U) or University/College Preparation (M) level or Mature Student Status (age 19 or older). Mature students (age 19 years or older) must submit proof of credits in the above subjects or their equivalent. Six Grade 12 (U) or (M) courses with a minimum average of 65% including: Grade 12 English: ENG4(U) Grade 12 (U) Mathematics: any U level Mathematics Although not required for admission, Business and Computer Studies courses are considered assets.

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 570] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 84] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 60]

International students whose first language is not English must fulfill an English Proficiency requirement in order to qualify for application. English Proficiency requirements are as follows for consideration: Minimum TOEFL score of 570 (paper based) or 84 (internet based with no test below 21), OR Academic IELTS with an overall minimum score of 6.5 (with no single test score below 6.0), OR CAEL with an overall band score of 60 and Writing 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 July 18, 2015