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Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

Get ready for a successful career in the dynamic tech industry with Schiller International University's Bachelor of Science in Computer Science. Join us to enhance your technical skills in a collaborative environment with industry-led professional certifications.

Intake

January | May | September

Campus

Madrid, Paris

Duration

40 months, 4 years

Credits

120 American Credits, (equivalent to 240 ECTS)

Study a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

A Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree can enhance your tech profile by providing you with a well-rounded understanding of computer networks, software applications, big data, programming languages, algorithms, database design, mobile apps, web development, and computer development. With our program, you can also delve into emerging areas such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, and cybersecurity. This breadth of knowledge will give you a competitive edge in the job market.

At Schiller International University, our Computer Science program emphasizes experiential learning through hands-on projects. You will get to work on projects in our TechTrek Lab, where you will explore big data, AI, software applications, and cybersecurity using Python, SQL, and visualization tools. Our Bachelor of Science in Computer Science program comes with industry-driven certifications from Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services, SAS, and Google to further enhance your market value.

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Curriculum*

A Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree from Schiller International University offers a meticulously crafted syllabus designed to equip you with the technical skill sets and knowledge needed to navigate the challenges of the global STEM landscape. You will study General Education, specific knowledge from your area of study, and technical courses applied to your industry:

Subject Credits
Behavioral Psychology and Wellbeing 3
Programming Foundations 3
English Composition 3
College Research and Writing 3
Public Speaking 3
Beginning Foreign Language I 3
Beginning Foreign Language II 3
Introduction to International Business 3
Introduction to Big Data and Artificial Intelligence

3

Introduction to Problem Solving 3
College Mathematics 3
Science and Society 3

Subject Credits
Statistics 3
Business Information Systems 3
Data Visualization 3
Capstone BCS Project I 3
Capstone BCS Project II 3
Object-Oriented Programming 3
Database Systems 3
Integrative BCS Project I 3
Integrative BCS Project II

3

Web Development technologies 3
Computer Architecture 3
Mobile applications 3
Algorithms 3
Integrative BCS Project III 3
Operating Systems 3
Distributed Systems 3
Computer Networks 3
Data Analytics 3
Machine Learning 3
Computer Security 3
Artificial Intelligence 3
Agile Methodologies for Innovations 3
Digital Vision and Strategy 3
Mathematics for Computer Science 3
Applied Mathematics and Data Analysis 3



Subject Credits
Leadership and Decision-Making 3
Sustainable Development 3
Communication and Negotiation Skills 3
Business Project Plan 3
Multinational Enterprise 3
Entrepreneurship and New Ventures 3
Web applications development 3
Sales Management and E-Commerce 3
Principles of Microeconomics

3

Cross-Cultural Communication 3
Intermediate Foreign Language I or any 200-400 Level Elective 3
Intermediate Foreign Language II or any 200-400 Level Elective 3
Advanced Foreign Language I or any 200-400 Level Elective 3
Advanced Foreign Language II or any 200-400 Level Elective 3
Fundamentals of Marketing 3
Organizational Psychology 3



*The curriculum is subject to change. Each campus and program may have additional requirements and exceptions. An Additional UK Final Thesis is required if applying for a dual degree.

Why Study Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

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The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science will help you sharpen your critical thinking skills in a dynamic and collaborative environment where you will learn how to tackle real-world challenges and present innovative solutions.

Global Perspective

Schiller International University offers a unique opportunity to gain a global perspective and experience diverse cultures. With students from over 130 nationalities and a vast network of 20,000 alumni, you can study in any of our 4 international locations – Florida, Germany, Spain and France for a rich and immersive learning experience.

Dynamic Tech Career Path

With our Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, you have an amazing opportunity to gain expertise in how computer science is involved in global finance, blending trade, business, and digital elements and emerging technology. It'll help you develop a well-rounded perspective and guide you towards new career paths.

Challenge-Based Learning

At Schiller, we strongly believe in practical-based learning. Our Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree is designed to provide you with hands-on experience by working with international companies on real-world challenges. With this holistic experience, you can explore multiple career opportunities in emerging areas like AI, machine learning, and cybersecurity.

Global Employability Path

Become a Smart Global Professional ready for the challenges of the global job market with our immersive, highly employability-oriented training activities. You will have direct access to international professionals and leading companies/organizations to build a Global Employability Path from day one.

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Our Numbers

+20K

Alumni

+130

Nationalities

60

Years of Experience

4

International Campuses

Fees

Fees

Tuition Fees

Cost of the Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

*Standard price not including additional possible scholarship.

Tuition fees for European campuses

€ 15,400

Tuition fees for the Tampa Campus

$ 17,100

*Price per average school year – 10 courses/months – 30 credits. The standard price, not including additional possible scholarships.

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Scholarships available!

Discover all the scholarships you can apply for and choose the one that fits your situation!

At Schiller International University, we provide you with a full detailed list of available scholarships: Initial eligibility, Documentation requirements, Amount of the award, Continued eligibility requirements, and Eligibility for re-applying upon loss of an award. If you need additional information or personalized attention, contact us. We will be happy to help you.

Cost of Living

Please check the table below to find the estimate we have calculated for various expenses you could face while living in one of the four cities our campuses are located in. The price is estimated on a monthly basis.

. MADRID PARIS HEIDELBERG TAMPA
Housing € 750 € 950 € 770 $ 1,700
Food € 200 € 320 € 270 $ 400
Transportation € 20-50 € 40-84 € 35-82 $ 50-75
Telephone € 20 € 32 € 40 $ 45
Miscellaneous Personal Expenses € 200 € 300 € 220 $ 400

Books, Course Materials,

Supplies, & Equipment

€ 35 € 35 € 35 $ 37
TOTAL € 1,255 € 1,721 € 1,417 $ 2,657

Admission Process

1

Fill out the application Enrollment

2

Complete the interview

The interview with your Admissions Representative provides a great opportunity to ask questions, define your educational and professional goals, and discuss whether a Schiller degree will meet your needs.

3

Send all required admissions documents

This includes transcripts, passport documentation, proof of English proficiency, etc.

4

Once accepted, you will receive an acceptance package

In the case of students needing a VISA, you will receive a scanned copy of a conditional letter of acceptance, along with the invoice for your first semester’s tuition. Once it is paid, you will receive the official copy of your acceptance letter and acceptance package.

5

Congratulations!

You are now part of Schiller’s learning community.

Credit Recognition and Transfers

At Schiller International University, we understand that your academic journey is unique. If you've completed the American High School system, A-levels, AP (Advanced Placement), IB (International Baccalaureate), or the French Baccalaureate, you can accelerate your path to success.

Request a Credit Transfer Review and validate up to 36 credits of your General Education. Contact our admissions team for further information.

Global Employability Path

Try our Global Employability Path (GEP) to acquire knowledge, develop your soft skills, build connections, and succeed as a Smart Global Professional. The program is designed to provide graduates with one year and undergraduates with four years of skills training and experience. Upon completion, you will receive a Global Employability Certificate. We are confident that the GEP program will prepare you to thrive in a competitive and dynamic global environment.

Tools, Awards, Accreditations, and Certifications

Take your global employability to the next level. Thanks to our agreements with outstanding global companies, you will be able to complement your Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with professional practitioner certifications and make a real difference in your profile.

AWS: A professional practitioner certification partner of Schiller University

AWS

Access to AWS preparation course to get Cloud Practitioner Certification.

SAP: A professional practitioner certification partner of Schiller University

SAP

Access to SAP preparation and exams for SAP S/4HANA in Financial Accounting and SAP S/4HANA in Sales.

SAS: A professional practitioner certification partner of Schiller University

SAS

Access to SAS facilities and 100% tuition fee discount for the first exam in multiple certifications. As SAS Certified Specialist Exam in Visual Business Analytics.

Google: A professional practitioner certification partner of Schiller University

Google

Access to Google Courses and Cloud Certification preparation with a 50% discount to obtain: Cloud Fundamentals, Cloud Digital Leader, and Cloud Career Readiness.

CFA Institute: A professional practitioner certification partner of Schiller University

CFA Institute

Specific training to get the CFA Certificate Level 1 and the CFA Certificate in ESG Investing.

Microsoft Learn: A professional practitioner certification partner of Schiller University

Microsoft Learn

Access to all the Microsoft documentation to prepare professional certifications.