Why study information systems?

When you study information systems, you’ll develop business acumen with technical expertise. Unique to Concordia University, you earn a third of your credits from the John Molson School of Business which, when combined with a computer science core, gives you the skills to develop solutions for the business world. As a computer scientist with a flair for business, this expertise may lead you to develop market research software, customer information systems or other analytical tools that can bring entrepreneurial success.

Our state-of-the-art labs for high-performance computing, networks and artificial intelligence will give you experience with equipment you will use in the field. Through labs, lectures and projects, you’ll also:

  • Learn programming methodology to design data structures and algorithms
  • Receive in-depth instruction in mathematics, probability and statistics
  • Learn the principles of programming languages and object-oriented programming

After graduation you’ll have the knowledge, skill and passion to succeed in any number of computing careers this versatile degree offers you.

Program Details

A Bachelor of Computer Science degree takes a minimum of three or four years (90 – 120 credits) of full-time study, depending on your academic background.

Honours program

We offer an honours program to computer science students with high academic standing. You may apply to the honours program once you have completed 30 credits.

Read more about our Information Systems option and our Honours program.

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