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BS in Computer Science
Northwestern University


McCormick’s Bachelor of Science in Computer Science offers students the opportunity to study Computer Science in and engineering-focused context, with a greater emphasis on design, as well as the sciences and other areas of engineering.Program give students the tools to comprehend the breadth of the field, its key intellectual divisions and questions, and its past and likely future impacts on engineering, science, medicine, business, and law.The curriculum is designed to show students how to approach problems from an algorithmic perspective, how to understand the nature and broad reach of computation, and how to apply that knowledge abstractly. All this through core, bradth and advanced elective courses.

Core Courses:

  • Mathematical Foundations of Comp Science
  • Differential CalculusPrinciples of Computer Science
  • Engineering Analysis
  • Computer Programming
  • Data Structures & Algorithms
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Software development
  • Advanced Digital Design

Program Rank



Annual Tuition Fee*

48 Months

Course Duration


Course Credits

On Campus

Delivery Medium

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Application Fee




Online Application, Application fees of $75, Common Application, Official secondary school transcript , Counselor recommendation, One teacher recommendation, SAT or ACT scores , English Test Proficiency

Academic Pre-Requisites

High School Subject:

  • Official secondary school transcript and school report
  • Counselor recommendation
  • At least one teacher recommendation

Standardized tests:

  • SAT -
  • Critical Reading : 700 - 770
    Math : 720 - 790
  • ACT - 32 - 34
  • TOEFL iBT- 26 or higher in Speaking Section
  • IELTS scores - 8 or higher in Speaking Section
  • Interviews: Interviews are not an application requirement, but are highly encouraged. Northwestern will accept interviews from InitialView


On-Campus Recruiting (OCR) is a recruiting method used by employers seeking to hire interns and entry-level employees from some of the brightest and most talented college students. Each year, employers recruit on campus through:

  • On-campus recruiting
  • Career fairs and networking events
  • Employer information sessions

Top Recruiters:

  • Microsoft
  • Google
  • LinkedIn
  • Amazon
  • Laserfiche
  • JP Morgan
  • Twitter
  • Blizzard Entertainment
  • Goldman, Sachs & Company
  • Ford Motor Company
  • EC Infosystems
  • MathWorks
  • Epic
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • Safe Trek

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