Duration: 8 semesters (4 years)
Credential: Honours Bachelor of Science Degree (from Lakehead University), Computer Programmer Diploma (from Georgian College)
Academic area: Computer Studies, Degree Studies
OUAC code: AMC
Campuses: Years 1 and 2 – Georgian Barrie Campus, Years 3 and 4 – Lakehead Orillia Campus
Start date: Fall 2018
Have questions about Lakehead-Georgian degrees? Contact Stephen Fennell at 705.728.1968, ext. 1004
Co-op option available.
This degree-diploma combination is offered by Lakehead University and Georgian College. Upon completion, students will receive both an Honours Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Sciences from Lakehead University and the Computer Programmer Diploma from Georgian College.
The degree-diploma combination provides a theoretical and applied framework that complements the practical skills and computer science knowledge necessary to understand and work with complex computer systems. The comprehensive curriculum exposes students to several programming languages, including Java, Python and C/C++ and features core Computer Science topics:
Students will have opportunities to develop advanced analytical, programming and software development skills, and participate in our co-operative education program to gain rewarding industry experience. As a graduate, you will be able to meet and adapt to the growing demands of a career in computer sciences.
For more information on tuition fees, please visit our Finance and Fees page.
Program-specific requirements for Ontario high school students: Grade 12 U English, Grade 12 U Advanced Functions, one credit from: Grade 12 U Calculus and Vectors, Grade 12 U Math of Data Management or Grade 12 U Computer and Info Science and three additional Grade 12 U or M credits
For more information, please our Admissions page.
To apply, please visit the Ontario Universities’ Application Centre at ouac.on.ca.
NOTE: Use the code AMC when applying to the program through OUAC.
To view a full list of courses offered in this program, check out Lakehead’s Academic Calendar.
The new Lakehead-Georgian Entrance Award guarantees you $4,000 toward your first year.