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Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science offers opportunities for study leading to a bachelor's degree in Arts. Admission to the Major is not automatic and must be approved by the Department. Students may apply for admission to the Major in Computer Science upon attaining second year status (completion of 27 credits). Applying for the Major as soon as possible is suggested.

The Department accepts applications year-round from current UBC Arts students. For application forms and further information regarding admission and continuation requirements, please see Computer Science Undergraduates.

For information on advanced degrees, see graduate Computer Science.

Major in Computer Science

First Year

  • CPSC 110 and 121
  • MATH 100 or 102 or 104 (or 180 or 184 or 120 or 110)
  • MATH 101 or 103 or 105 (or 121)

Second Year

  • CPSC 210, 213, and 221
  • 6 credits from MATH 200, 221, STAT 200, 241

Third and Fourth Years

  • CPSC 310, 313, 320
  • 12 credits of CPSC courses numbered 300 or higher
  • 9 credits of CPSC courses numbered 400 or higher

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