This program will provide students with a very comprehensive overview of computer science. This overview will include data structures, mobile and web development, databases, software engineering, security and numerical methods. Graduates of this program have a huge impact on our society. They work to develop systems that are in turn used by millions of users.
The program objectives are:
- Developing problem solving abilities using a computer.
- Building the necessary skill set and analytical abilities for developing computer based solutions for real life problems.
- Imbibing quality software development practices.
- To create awareness about process and product standards.
- Training students in professional skills related to Software Industry.
- Preparing necessary knowledge base for research and development in Computer Science.
- Helping students build-up a successful career in Computer Science.
Total Program Required Credits: 120 Credits
- Core Courses Credits (30 Credits)
- Elective courses Credits (60 Credits)
- General Education Credits (30 Credits)
- COSC 111 - Introduction to Programming | 3 credits
- COSC 122 - Computer Programming II | 3 credits
- COSC 212 - Machine Architecture | 3 credits
- COSC 222 - Introduction to Discrete Structures | 3 credits
- COSC 330 - Principles of Computer Science | 3 credits
- COSC 342 - Distributed Systems | 3 credits
- COSC 368 - Introduction To Object Oriented Programming Using C++ | 3 credits
- COSC 403 - Numerical Analysis | 3 credits
- COSC 404 - Database System Implementation | 3 credits
- COSC 405 - Modelling and Simulation | 3 credits
- COSC 224 - Computer Fluency | 3 credits
- COSC 250 - Digital Logic and Microcomputer Hardware | 3 credits
- COSC 350 - Digital Systems Design | 3 credits
- COSC 311 - Introduction to Networks | 3 credits
- STAT 230 - Statistics | 3 credits
- MATH 114 - Calculus I | 3 credits
- MATH 115 - Calculus II | 3 credits
- COSC 113 - Introduction to Artificial Intelligence | 3 credits
- COSC 116 - Molecular Sequence Analysis | 3 credits
- COSC 119 - Biological Databases | 3 credits
- COSC 211 - Advanced Data Structures | 3 credits
- COSC 213 - Operating Systems: Architecture and Implementation | 3 credits
- COSC 223 – Computer Networks | 3 credits
- COSC 229 - Networked Services Advanced Understanding | 3 credits
- COSC 231 - Applications Of Computing | 3 credits
- COSC 235 - Animated Computing | 3 credits
- COSC 242 - Social Computing | 3 credits
- COSC 246 - Concepts of Computing | 3 credits
- COSC 255 - Web Client Languages | 3 credits
- COSC 257 - Software System Design & Implementation | 3 credits
- COSC 263 - Database System Principles | 3 credits
- COSC 267 - Server-side Web Applications | 3 credits
- COSC 274 - Information Technology Fluency | 3 credits
- COSC 276 - Web Technologies and Applications | 3 credits
- COSC 282 - Game Development | 3 credits
- COSC 319 - Introduction to Mobile Application Development | 3 credits
- COSC 328 - Machine Level Programming | 3 credits
- COSC 332 - Computability and Formal Languages | 3 credits
- COSC 336 - Multimedia Applications | 3 credits
- COSC 365 - Human Computer Interaction | 3 credits
- COSC 369 - Introduction to Numerical Methods | 3 credits
- COSC 371 - Programming Languages | 3 credits
- COSC 377 - Multimedia Design | 3 credits
- COSC 382 - Net-centric Computing | 3 credits
- COSC 384 - Computer Graphics | 3 credits
- COSC 385 - Advanced Computer Architectures | 3 credits
- COSC 387 - Microcomputer Systems | 3 credits
- COSC 388 - Introduction to Compiler Construction | 3 credits
- COSC 389 - Advanced Algorithmic Techniques | 3 credits
- COSC 391 - Computational Biology | 3 credits
- COSC 490 - Neural Networks | 3 credits
- COSC 485 - Operating System Design and Implementation | 3 credits
- COSC 478 - Compiler Design | 3 credits
- COSC 477 - Robot Kinematics and Dynamics | 3 credits
- COSC 456 - Computer Vision | 3 credits
- COSC 132 - Introduction to Computer Music | 3 credits
- COSC 258 - Natural Language Processing | 3 credits
- COSC 266 - Introduction to Machine Learning | 3 credits
- COSC 294 - Foundations of Software Engineering | 3 credits
- COSC 326 - Designing Human Centered Software | 3 credits
- ENG 101 - Critical Reading and Writing | 3 credits
- ENG 110 - Writing in Organizations | 3 credits
- PSY 106 - Introduction to Psychology | 3 credits
- Math 206 - College Algebra | 3 credits
- COMP 101 - Introduction to Computer Science | 3 credits
- COMP 202 - Management Information Systems | 3 credits
- COMM 106 - Interpersonal Communication | 3 credits
- PHIL 102 - Critical Thinking | 3 credits
- PHIL 201 - Professional Ethics | 3 credits
- POLI 100 - Introduction to International Politics | 3 credits
Applications are processed on a rolling basis and applicants are usually informed of the admissions decision within a few weeks of the time the completed application is received.
Candidates for admission should request an application from the Office of Admissions or complete the online application. Admissions counselors are available to answer questions and offer assistance to prospective students. We welcome all students regardless of race, gender, age, national origin, religious preference, sexual orientation, status as a veteran, or disability.
Admissions decisions are based on the following criteria:
A completed application will include:
- An official high school transcript
- Teacher or counselor recommendation
- A 250-word, untimed essay
- Students who have not completed four years of high school should have an official GED record forwarded to the Admissions Office
We recognize the special needs of transfer students and welcomes applications from students who are considering transferring to our school. Students are admitted from other accredited junior and senior colleges and universities, provided that they are in good academic and disciplinary standing at the time of transfer. Courses assigned a grade of C or better will be reviewed for transfer credit, however transfer credit is evaluated individually by the dean of each division. High school records and college transcripts sent to the Admissions Office must be official and complete.
International students are a valued part of our student body. International students from non-English speaking countries are required to submit the results of their TOEFL examination or to take AVU English Language assessment test in addition to the above requirements.
* AVU reserves the right to accept students on a conditional basis if one or more of the above mentioned requirements are not met upon admission. However, any deficiencies must be remedied within four months from the program start date.
American Vision University was founded with a vision of making exceptional quality education affordable and convenient for students who are juggling career/family obligations. We abide by that vision strongly even today and this is the sole reason why we are able to offer unmatched value of education at an extremely affordable fee that stays the same
Tuition Fees: Associate tuition fee per credit: $200.00 USD 120 credits are required to complete the program Total tuition fees: $24,000 USD (4 years)
Full Tuition Payment: The student has the option to pay for the degree program in a single payment by the date of registration. If this is not possible, a financial plan is available.
Term-by-Term Payment Plan: This option offer students a way to make four equal payments over the course of the semester. The first payment will be taken at the time of enrollment. The three remaining payments are automatically withdrawn from the students account in equal installments over the course of the semester and are scheduled by/with the Enrollment Advisor. This plan offers for students to finance their education while earning their degree. By avoiding college student loans, students can ideally graduate with zero debt.
METHOD OF PAYMENT:
- We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express.
- We also accept cash payment upfront and in full for your registered courses
- We accept bank wire transfers. Wire fees may apply, please check with your bank. Student Accounts Department can provide the SWIFT details.