Credits required
180 Oregon State University is on a quarter-term system. There are four quarters each year and classes are 11 weeks long. This program's 180 quarter credits are equal to 120 semester credits.*
Cost per credit
$386 Cost per credit is calculated using tuition per credit for the current academic year. It does not include associated fees, course materials, textbook expenses, and other expenses related to courses.
Delivery
Online You can complete all or nearly all requirements of this program online. View the curriculum.
Start terms
4 per year

B.S. in Computer Science – Online

Earn a degree that’s built for the future

Industries of all kind – from business and health care to music and chemistry – are in need of skilled computer scientists who can solve complex problems. Earn your B.S. in Computer Science online from Oregon State University and gain the advanced skill set to thrive in any market and adapt to the changing needs of businesses worldwide.

Already have a bachelor’s degree?

If you already have a bachelor’s degree in any field, you can apply for OSU’s postbaccalaureate computer science program, designed for individuals who want to pursue a degree in computer science but already have a bachelor’s. This 60-credit program will get you on the fast-track to a career in computer science. Learn more »

As a student in OSU’s School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, you’ll have the opportunity to learn from faculty who have broad, hands-on expertise in the field of computer science. You also will have regular opportunities to network with industry professionals as you build your career portfolio.

A focus on applied computer science

This bachelor’s degree program – delivered online by OSU Ecampus – features an option in applied computer science within the area of security.

Benefits of learning online with Oregon State

  • The program curriculum was developed by OSU's world-class faculty, who are known worldwide for their research, expertise and innovation.
  • Oregon State is regionally accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.
  • Oregon State Ecampus is consistently ranked among the nation's 10 best providers of online education according to U.S. News & World Report.
  • OSU Ecampus students receive the same diploma as on-campus students.

Get the support you need

Our goal is to help you succeed. That’s why, as an OSU Ecampus student, you’ll have access to vital resources like success coaching, library services, free online tutoring and career guidance – making your online learning experience collaborative and rewarding.

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