Bachelor of Science in Computer Science Program Offered at Karatina University

Bachelors Degree 4 years Fulltime Fee: on application Intake: Ongoing

Bachelors Degree (Accredited by: Karatina University)

About Bachelor of Science in Computer Science Bachelors Degree program.

The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree program at Karatina University is built on a rigorous curriculum  of computer science courses.

The program includes advanced study in several important areas of computer science and provides a strong foundation in this discipline.  Students completing the B.S. degree will attain twelve learning outcomes.  Amongst these is the ability to give oral presentations.

The purpose of the BS in computer science is twofold:

  • to prepare the student for a position involving the design, development and implementation of computer software and systems, and
  • to prepare the student to be able to comprehensively communicate their ideas as well as give oral presentations.

Objectives of Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

Graduates with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree from Karatina University will be able to:

  • Grow as well educated professionals with integrated high-level understanding of computing systems, processes, and the main body of knowledge of computer science as a whole
  • Be able to creatively apply essential concepts, principles, and practices to appropriately construct solutions and analyze the processes for applications with professional judgments in the selection and application of theory, tools and techniques
  • Work productively, as an individual and as a team member, to produce work involving problem identification, analysis, design, and development of a software system within a professional, legal, and ethical framework; and
  • Maintain their skills as the field evolve and appreciate the needs for continuing professional growth and development to keep current in the profession.


Entry requirements for Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

To enroll into the Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree program at Karatina University, a student requires to meet the following minimum educational requirements.

  • Minimum mean grade of C+ (Plus)at KCSE and at least a C+ in Mathematics, Physics or Physical Science OR
  • 2 principal passes, one of which must be in Mathematics or Physics at A-level OR
  • KNEC Diploma in Computer Studies or its equivalent from a recognized institution.

About Karatina University

Karatina University is a Chartered public university in Kenya. Situated 15km North off Karatina town, the University aspires to be one of the leading institutions of higher learning in Kenya and beyond. We offer quality education that is in tandem with the needs and aspirations of the global village as ... read more