24 months
935 USD/credit 16830 USD/year
935 USD/credit 16830 USD/year
241 USD/credit 4338 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Applied Computer Science program of University of West Georgia is a professional program that provides individuals holding an undergraduate degree in any discipline the knowledge and skills needed to pursue a career as a software developer.


The Applied Computer Science program of University of West Georgia offers a practical and focused curriculum that prepares graduates to enter the information technology job market as software developers upon graduation. All classes are taught by highly qualified faculty with both academic and industry experience. 

Course work includes web technologies, program construction, software development, database systems, advanced tools and techniques, and a final project experience designed to integrate knowledge and skills across courses with teamwork and professional practices. Degrees are conferred in August.


  • Recognize and analyze social, professional, and ethical issues and responsibilities they may face as computing professionals.
  • Prepare and give effective technical presentations using appropriate technologies.
  • Write clear and accurate technical documents.
  • Effectively function as a member of a team engaged in the process of modeling, designing, and implementing computer based systems of varied complexity utilizing multiple technologies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Web Technologies
  • Program Construction
  • Advanced Tools and Techniques
  • Project
  • Database Systems
  • Software Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

This degree has a rolling admission process where students may apply at anytime. Students are encouraged to apply as early as possible. 


36 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Current resume or CV
  • Personal narrative letter that explains the intent for pursuing the degree and lists specific reasons why you are a good fit for the particular program
  • 3 letters of recommendation from professional references. Electronic Recommendation Request forms will be available after your application has been submitted online. 
  • These items may be uploaded to your application after submission.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 935 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    16830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 935 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    4338 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 241 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Carrollton

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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