What can I do with this degree?


Technology is transforming the world and so can you. Careers in information technology have been identified as among the top five hottest jobs in Canada, and there is a shortage of workers in IT in North America. That makes this a great time to study computer science.

There are far more jobs than there are potential employees, and careers in computer science have one of the highest paying salaries for undergrads.

Choosing computer science at Dalhousie opens you up to a world of opportunity. Computer science permeates nearly all human endeavours from business and science to entertainment and medicine. Our graduates have found work across all industry sectors from information communications technology to oceans, and healthcare to gaming.

Further your education

Enhance your career options by continuing your studies. An undergraduate degree in Applied Computer Science is a strong foundation for pursuing master’s level degrees, professional degrees and more.

  • Master of Applied Computer Science 
  • Master of Computer Science
  • Master of Electronic Commerce
  • Master of Health Informatics