The Bachelor of Arts in Computing (BAC),
offered jointly by SNL and DePaul's College of Computing and Digital Media
(CDM), prepares you for a computer-related profession or graduate program in
If you have a
great deal of knowledge and background in computing, you can fulfill degree requirements by documenting your experience
and ongoing work projects. If you have little computing experience, all requirements can be completed as courses. In either
case, the BAC offers the flexibility and individualized learning approach of
SNL while focusing on the latest technology, theory and content provided by
Degree requirements are met by:
prior experience equivalent to college-level learning
professional education certifications
and CDM courses
Focus Area Concentration
Design your own focus area concentration that reflects your background and career
interests or choose from 10 specialized focus area tracks offered by CDM.
Get your own advising committee composed of an SNL faculty member and a CDM faculty member who will help you develop a plan to meet your goals.
The degree is
earned after satisfying 50 requirements, written as statements describing
competence. Certain competencies are met by specific courses or projects;
others can be satisfied by relevant transfer courses or experience.
complete all SNL requirements and many CDM requirements of the BAC degree online.
You can also take courses on campus.
Combined Bachelors/Masters Program
allows you to complete 12 graduate credit hours while you're still an
undergraduate and then continue on to graduate school in CDM. Learn more.
For additional info:
College of Computing and Digital Media
BAC Forms and Documents