Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

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Program Description

The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (BSCS) is a four-year program with 136 credit hours towards graduation. It provides students with a world-class Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, in the course of which they learn in-demand computing skills, develops their abilities to solve complex problems and nurture innovation and creativity.

With a hands-on project-based approach, the program helps students in developing the technical and transferable skills that they need for fulfilling careers in the field of technology.

The BSCS curriculum has been designed with input from industry experts to meet the recent ABET1 Accreditation Criteria and ACM/IEEE2 guidelines for Computer Science programs. It includes multiple industry-recognized certifications that are built into the curriculum to boost the students’ résumés.

Program Tracks

  1. Data Analytics (Data Mining, Cloud Computing, Big Data Analytics)
  2. Software Engineering (Requirements Engineering, Design and Construction)
  3. Intelligent Systems (Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Robotics)
  4. Game Development (Mobile Games Development, Serious Game Design)

Program Mission

To graduate professionals, leaders, and entrepreneurs equipped with adequate knowledge and technical skills of international standards in the field of Computer Science.

Why Choose Computer Science Program at Dar Al-Hekma University?

The BSCS program at Dar Al-Hekma University provides students with a world-class education in an interactive environment that allows for an unparalleled individualized learning experience.

Career Prospects

  • Systems Analysts
  • Software Engineers
  • Computer Games Developers
  • Data Analysts
  • Information Technology Specialists
  • Software Developers
  • Project Managers

1Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology
2(ACM/IEEE): Association for Computing Machinery / Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

Last updated Dec 2019

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Located in the heart of the metropolitan city of Jeddah, Dar Al-Hekma is one of Saudi Arabia's leading teaching and research universities for young women. Since its opening in 1999, Dar Al-Hekma is de ... Read More

Located in the heart of the metropolitan city of Jeddah, Dar Al-Hekma is one of Saudi Arabia's leading teaching and research universities for young women. Since its opening in 1999, Dar Al-Hekma is dedicated to endowing its pupils with the skills and knowledge they need to flourish and succeed in a rapidly changing world.?? Read less