Description of the Program

The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science program aims at imparting sound practical skills to all its students in solving day-to-day problems in the IT sector. Upon graduation, students obtain positions in information technology, hardware and software engineering, applications development, systems management and maintenance, end-user supporters in NGOs and private sector.

Objectives of the Program
  1. Gain sound practical skills to solve day-to-day problems in IT.
  2. Are well placed to obtain positions in information technology, hardware and software engineering, applications development, systems management and maintenance, end-user support in NGOs and private sector. (Note the phrasing of “end-user support” so it matches the others like “application development.”
  3. Benefit from fully accredited program which allows smooth acceptance into graduate schools for research and development.
  4. Gain skills to set up their own information technology companies.
  5. Develop a strong sense of self discipline and vision for leadership within a Christian environment.
Units Offered
  • Fundamentals of Computer Applications
  • Computer and Society
  • Computer Programme
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Fundamentals of Automata Theory
  • Assembly Language Programmes
  • Hardware and Software
  • Principles of Operating Systems
  • Database Management Systems
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Networks & Data Communications
  • Computer Programming II
  • Business Information Systems
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Software Engineering
  • Business and Information Systems Project I
  • Applied Computer Graphics
  • Web Based Application Development
  • Principles of Physics
  • Logic Circuits
  • Mathematics for Science
  • Different Calculus
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Linear Algebra
  • Integral Calculus
  • Numerical Methods
  • Statistics
Concentration
  • Mobile computing
  • Networking
  • Software Engineering
  • E-commerce
    *The Student will take 4 elective in 3rd & 4th year
Admission Requirements

Overall Grade of C+ in KCSE, C+ in Maths and Physics

Or
Division II (O’ level), 2 principals & a Subsidiary (A’level),
Or
5 credits in IGCSE or equivalent
Or
Minimum GPA of 2.7 from Pre-University
Minimum GPA of 2.3 from Diploma
Or
Credit pass at Diploma level

Exemption StatusExemptions awarded to applicants with a minimum GPA of 2.7.
Duration of the Program
  • 8 Trimesters

or

  • 2 Years and 8 months – Calendar years

or

  • 4 Academic years
Mode of Study

Regular

Distance Learning

Locations where the program is offered
  • Main Campus
Next Intake
  • January
  • May
  • September
Fee Structure

Fee Structure – 2015- Undergraduate

Fee Structure- 2017- DL

School or Department which program is offered under

Computer and Information Technology Department