The Business and Computer Science combined major will give you the technical background and understanding to apply IT solutions in a business context, and use them to develop opportunities for growth. In each year of study, you'll take a combination of core commerce and computer science courses.
- Campus: Vancouver
- Faculty: UBC Sauder School of Business / Department of Computer Science
- Degree: Bachelor of Commerce
- 4 yrs Length
- Yes Co-op Option
- No Honours Option
The combined major in Business and Computer Science is jointly offered by UBC’s Sauder School of Business and Department of Computer Science. The program is designed to meet the growing demand for graduates needing a strong foundation in Business, Information Management Systems, and Computer Science. It’s a very flexible grounding, and ideal if you’re planning to lead IT-related projects or advance to high management positions in IT-related companies.
UBC’s Department of Computer Science conducts research in a number of significant fields. Research areas with relevance to commerce are in development of theories of reasoning, using mathematical logic as a basis for hypothetical reasoning, default reasoning, belief revision, and model-based diagnosis.