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Bachelor of Science : Computer & Information Science

East-West University
Bachelor's degree
Scholarships available
On campus
7,550 USD
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Program description

Bachelor of Science : Computer & Information Science

The Computer and Information Science program at East-West University offers a Bachelor of Science (BS) and an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree programs.

The Computer and Information Science program puts forth a great emphasis on technical and professional education that merges the academic coursework with relevant “hands-on” laboratory experiences. The study involves well-organized methodologies, programming skills, scripting languages, algorithms, databases, networking, cyber security and cryptography, computer architecture, operating systems, cloud computing, web development, mobile development, artificial intelligence, software techniques, digital media, data warehousing, and business intelligence development.

At East-West University, our computer and information science program is dedicated to bridging the gap between academic pursuits and technical competencies required in the business environment. The program provides a wide range of courses to lay the foundation for further studies and graduate work.

Six Concentrations

  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Data Science Specialist
  • Mobile and Web Technology Specialist
  • Cyber Security Specialist
  • Digital Media Specialist
  • Software Engineering Specialist
  • Business Intelligence Specialist

Admission requirements

The following are requirements for all applicants:

  • A High school diploma or a GED completion certificate.
  • Official high school transcript.
  • Official transcript(s) from all accredited college(s) attended.
  • The results of the ACT or SAT examinations.
  • A completed East-West University Application for Admissions and the non-refundable application fee. The results of the TOEFL (for foreign students only).

For more information about admission requirements, please visit the university website.

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Program content

General Education Core

English and Communications

  • Rhetoric and Styles
  • Writing from Sources
  • Practical Research Writing
  • Speech
  • Senior Seminar

Mathematics and Science

  • Introduction To Business
  • General Education
  • Intermediate
  • College Algebra

Behavioral Sciences and Humanities

  • East-West Signature Course

Computer and Information Science

  • Computer Technology and Application

CIS Major Area Courses

Core Courses

  • JAVA I/ C# I
  • JAVA II/ C# II
  • HTML5
  • Introduction to Mobile Development 4
  • Computer Organization and Architecture
  • Data Communications
  • Principles of Database
  • Computer Operating Systems
  • Introduction to Data Science and Big Data
  • SQL Server Database Programming
  • Senior Project

Cognate or Supporting Courses

  • Introduction To Business
  • Elementary Plane Trigonometry
  • Calculus I

Specialist Courses - AI & Data Science Specialist

  • Data Analysis
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Data Mining
  • Advanced Data Science and Big Data

Specialist Courses - Cyber Security Specialist

  • Cyber Ethics
  • Cyber Security
  • Forensics and Incident Response
  • Cloud Computing
  • Cryptography
  • Network Security

Specialist Courses - Digital Media Specialist

  • Web Page Design
  • Computer Graphic Design I
  • Digital Imaging: Photoshop I
  • Digital Video Production

Elective Courses

Tuition fees

International Student Tuition: $7,550.

It includes tuition, University, and registration fee.

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available. Please visit the university website for more information.

Career opportunities

After graduation, CIS students from EWU work in a wide variety of industries, including banking and financial services, education, healthcare, software and social services. Students can choose from six specialists preparing for their career:

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Data Science Specialist

Employment opportunities range in careers as Data Analyst, Data Engineer, Marketing Analyst and Data Architect.

Mobile and Web Technology Specialist

Employment opportunities include positions in web application development, E-commerce, computer related sales and marketing.

Cyber Secularity Specialist

Employment opportunities range from chief information security officer, forensic computer analyst, information security analyst, security architect, security engineer, and security systems administrator to security consultant.

Digital Media Specialist

Employment opportunities include graphic and media training solutions, utilizing video effects/animation, graphic design, video animation, print communication, and advanced flash animation.

Software Engineering Specialist

Employment opportunities range from software risk analyst, software quality assurance expert, software engineer, programmer to software architect.

Business Analyst Specialist

Employment opportunities are available in the fields of sales, accounting, manufacturing, banking, telecommunications, finance, and education.

About this institute

East-West University

East-West University educates students to participate in a global society. A pioneer in diversity, the University opens doors of academic and intellectual opportunity to students of diverse backgrounds, ethnicities, and religions. Faculty members engage students in rigorous study and research,...

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Contact info

East-West University

816 S. Michigan Ave
60605 Chicago Illinois
United States of America

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