Computer Science, BA

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Build Career Flexibility with the BA Degree

With this flexible degree option, you gain a solid computer science foundation and then build on it in any direction you choose, with more computer science courses or courses in any other major such as music, art, or mathematics.

While the three BS in Computer Science tracks gear students toward particular goals, the BA in Computer Science track is more flexible and allows you to choose any other focus or none.

The track may be used to prepare for the same jobs theComputer Science/Software Engineering track prepares students for or for a variety of other computer-related jobs, depending on what you select for electives.

Enrollment and Graduation Statistics

The Bachelor of Arts track currently has 60 students enrolled in the program. In 2015, six (6) students completed the program received their BA degree in Computer Science.


Course Requirements

  • Computer Science: 37 credits
  • Additional Requirements: 6-12 credits
  • Liberal Studies: 48 credits
  • Free Electives: 23-29 credits

Note: See the IUP Undergraduate Academic Catalog for official degree requirements. This list is for basic reference only.

BA in Computer Science Graduation Checklist