2024-2025 CATALOG

The Academic Catalog is the official listing of courses, programs of study, academic policies and degree requirements for Loyola University Chicago. It is published every year in advance of the next academic year.

Computer Science (BS)

The B.S. degree program in computer science provides a balance between theoretical foundations and applied computer science with the ultimate goal of presenting knowledge likely to be of ongoing value throughout one’s career. The preparation of the B.S. is aimed at students who want to pursue a career as an industry practitioner and/or as an academic.

Among 24 civilian occupation groups analyzed by The Bureau of Labor Statistics, Computer and Information Technology is rated third highest in median pay and second highest in projected employment growth for the period 2021 to 2031.