Computer Science — Information Systems Stream

hands on a keyboard

Program Summary

Computer Science at U of T Scarborough aims to combine the theory and practical elements of the integration of computers into many fields.

In the Computer Science program, students will have the chance to prepare for graduate study and professional work in the field of Information Technology. Students will investigate the applications of computers to specific problems areas by looking at numerical analysis, data management systems, computer graphics and artificial intelligence.

The Information Systems Stream has a similar focus as the Software Engineering Stream, but it provides additional exposure to certain aspects of business management. It is of special interest to students wishing to pursue careers in technical management but who have a deep interest in the technology.

Students interested in Computer Science should also check out our Management & Information Technology program, which combines Computer Science with aspects of Management.

Program Details

Degree Offered: Honours Bachelor of Science
Offered as Co-op: Yes
Program Options: Specialist

Program Admissions

Admissions Category: Computer Science, Mathematics & Statistics
Supplementary Application Form Required: No
Admission Prerequisites: Advanced Functions, Calculus & Vectors, English
Approximate Grade Requirements: High 80s (Non Co-op) / High 80s (Co-op)
OUAC Application Code: TXC (Non Co-op) / TSC (Co-op)

Student Experience

Career Options: Program Tipsheet