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SchoolUniversity of Waterloo
LocationWaterloo, ON, Canada
School TypeUniversity
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 31,917
Full-time Graduate: 4,611
DegreeBachelor
Honours
Co-op
Length5 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*90% to 100%
Prerequisites
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 
  •  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors 
Prerequisites NotesOne other Grade 12 U course is required. Recommended: Grade 11 U Introduction to Computer Science.
Cost
National: $14,300
International: $31,646
Scholarships78 scholarship(s)
DescriptionStudy computer science in one of North America's leading technology centres. Waterloo professors and graduates have created 300 spin-off companies and the surrounding region is home to more than 100 technology companies that have $18 billion in annual revenue. Companies with offices in the region include Google, OpenText, Dalsa, Certicom, Waterloo Maple, and iAnywhere Solutions.

Learn from 70 professors with various research interests to help you explore this vast field. Tailor your studies by choosing courses, options, or electives specific to your interests. You can also gain 20 months of paid work experience through our co-op program, the largest of its kind in the world, or fast track your degree by choosing the regular system of study. Waterloo graduates are found in leading technology companies and as professors at other top universities around the world, including Carnegie Mellon University and the University of California at Berkeley.
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