Seneca Polytechnic

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Honours Bachelor of Technology - Software Development

Seneca Polytechnic

Degree:Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study:Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $7,366
International: $19,937
Careers:Software EngineerComputer and Information Systems ManagersComputer Programmers


The Honours Bachelor of Technology - Software Development educates you as a software developer, but it also trains you to be a well-rounded professional with both the technical and non-technical skills critical to success in the business environment. The curriculum includes an extensive exploration of software languages, operating systems, web applications, multimedia interfaces, information security, databases, system analysis and design principles. You also learn communication skills and sharpen your business acumen to help you succeed in today's complex workplaces.

A work experience that includes at least one term in a formal work environment. In most cases the work term(s) is a paid position that is completed between two academic semesters and requires a minimum of 420 hours of work. Students must be in good standing and meet all identified requirements prior to participating in the work experience. The successful completion of the co-op work term(s) is required for graduation. Eligibility for participation does not guarantee that a work position will be secured. Additional fees are required for those participating in the mandatory co-op stream regardless of success in securing a work position.


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*65
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  • 2 of  Grade12 English  or  Grade12 Mathematics 
Although not required for admission, a senior level credit in Business and Computer Studies is recommended for success in the program.

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

* 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 April 22, 2023