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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 (%)*94% to 97%
Prerequisites
  •  Grade12 English (ENG4U) 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •  Grade12 Physics 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 
  •  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors 
Prerequisites Notes70% is required for each of the prerequisites. Recommended courses: Grade 11 U Introduction to Computer Science, Grade 12 U Computer Science.
Cost
National: $15,522
International: $44,614
Scholarships74 scholarship(s)
DescriptionWhether you want to create a VR training program for surgeons, the next “swipe right” dating app, or an autonomous car, software engineers have endless career options in today’s tech-enabled world.

At Waterloo, you won’t just write code. You’ll also analyze software architecture, apply algorithms, understand digital hardware systems, and design human/ computer interfaces. Plus, you’ll learn how to work in teams and manage projects.
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