What will I learn?

Computer Science teaches you all aspects of computing from coding to user-interfaces. As a student in this program, you will learn how to program computers for simple and complex tasks, how the Internet works and why computer viruses spread so quickly, how to use new controllers and devices to make your computer do exciting and unusual things, how to design computer graphics and animation and how video games are designed - you may even design one of your own!

The University of Regina's programs have been continuously accredited since 1982 -- longer than any other program in Canada.

Sample Courses:

Programming and Problem Solving, Object-Orientated Design, Digital Systems, Web Orientated Programming, Management Information Systems, Digital Systems Architecture.

Career Opportunities:

Graduates pursue careers as software developers, research analysts, system and security administrators, web communicators, artificial intelligence designers, web masters, computer aided designed technologists, intellectual property lawyers and computer graphics designers.

Note: This degree can be pursued through one of our three federated colleges: Campion College, First Nations University of Canada & Luther College. Federated Colleges offer specialized programs and services, unique campus communities, and access to additional scholarships and bursaries. Federated college students are U of R students, pay the same tuition and fees, and receive a U of R degree.

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Science

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
CAD$18,087.40 (US$ 13,692) per year
CAN $9,043.70 for 12 credit hours (CAN $941.50 per credit hour)
Start date

6 January 2020


University of Regina

3737 Wascana Parkway,


Saskatchewan (SK),

S4S 0A2, Canada

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants must have the Passes in six subjects with three at the standard level and three at the higher level. Other English Language Requirements: TOEFL( Paper Based): 550; Minimum Essay Score of 3.5; CanTest (Canadian Test of English for Scholars and Trainees): Listening 4.5, Reading 4.5, Writing 4.0; CAEL (Canadian Academic English Language Assessment): 60; MELAB (Michigan English Language Assessment Battery): 85; CELT(Comprehensive English Language Test) - restricted to Francophone students: 60.

For international students

Admission requirements vary by country and the Faculty you are applying to. Applicants are expected to meet the minimum of High School transcripts/GCE A Level or equivalent for admission.

Please refer the university site and contact the Admissions Office or International Admissions for further assistance.

Any of the following will be accepted as satisfactory evidence:

Successful completion of at least three years of formal, full-time English at a secondary school that is a recognized school or institution where English is primary language of instruction.

Successful completion of the English as a Second Language (Advanced EAP) program or a minimum average score of 55 on the ESL placement exam both offered through the Centre for Continuing Education at the University of Regina.

Successful completion of at least 24 credit hours (University of Regina degree level equivalent).

Advanced Placement English (grade of 3 or better) or International Baccalaureate Higher English (grade of 4 or better) or SAT II English (required score varies).

GCSE/IGCSE/GCE O' Level English, English Language, or English as a Second Language with minimum grade of 'B' or GCE A/AS/AICE Level English or English Language with minimum grade of 'C'.

If you do not meet one of the above, you will be required to submit language proficiency test results.

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Internet Based: Overall 80, Paper Based: 550; Minimum Essay Score of 3.5; IELTS (International English Language Testing System): Overall Band score of 6.5, with no band less than 5.0; CanTest (Canadian Test of English for Scholars and Trainees): Listening 4.5, Reading 4.5, Writing 4.0; CAEL (Canadian Academic English Language Assessment): 60; MELAB (Michigan English Language Assessment Battery): 85; CELT (Comprehensive English Language Test) - restricted to Francophone students: 60.