University of Waterloo

Business Administration and Computer Science Double Degree

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Program Information

School:University of Waterloo
Faculty:Faculty of Mathematics
Degree:Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study:Business Administration and Management, General
Computer Science
Description:The Bachelor of Business Administration and Bachelor of Computer Science Double Degree (BBA/BCS) program is offered jointly by the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science at the University of Waterloo and the School of Business and Economics at Wilfrid Laurier University. This is a new and unique program that offers two highly respected degrees from two outstanding institutions. Graduates of this program will meet the demand from today's information-rich society for personnel with both computer science and business management knowledge.

As a student registered in this program, you will be taking courses at both UW and WLU, concentrating in computer science and business administration. After only 10 school terms and 4 to 5 co-op work terms, you will have earned an honours BCS (co-op) from UW and simultaneously an honours BBA from Wilfrid Laurier. Some of your courses will cover fundamental mathematics, computer programming, data structures, algorithms, computer organization, software engineering, operating systems, and social implications of computing. These are complemented by courses in finance, operations, accounting, marketing, organizational behaviour, modes of business communication, law, human resource management, and business policy.
URL:Business Administration and Computer Science Double Degree at University of Waterloo
Length:5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $16,176
International: $32,538
Careers:Software EngineerManagers in Other ServicesFinancial Planners, Investigators, and UnderwritersSee More...

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*94

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 
  •  Grade12 Computer and Information Science  

Recommended: Grade 11 Computer and Information Science ICS3M.

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration)
Additional Admission Requirements:
    Admission Information Form including teacher reference; you're strongly encouraged to write the Euclid Mathematics Contest; the Canadian Computing Competition is recommended

    * 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 August 03, 2017

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