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YORK UNIVERSITY - [YU], TORONTO, ONTARIO - PROGRAMS

Toronto, OntarioLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1959Established Year
  52300Enrollment

Bachelor of Arts [B.A] (Information Technology)

 3-4 years
 full time
  English
 honours & on campus

$ 26,564 

1st Year
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Program Description

  • Bachelor of Arts in Information Technology at York University is offered as a 3-4 year teaching program.
  • This course is offered on both a full-time and part-time basis.
  • Information technology deals with information and its use in organizations and society.
  • York's Information Technology (ITEC) programs provide students with the educational background to pursue an exciting career in the application of computers to a variety of tasks faced by organizations today.
  • ITEC focuses on applications of software and information technologies and how they can be systematically designed and developed to meet critical business and organizational problems.
  • The following Bachelor programs are offered by ITEC:
    • Bachelor of Arts – Information Technology, with a strong technical orientation. 
    • Bachelor of Commerce – Information Technology, which adds more business depth. 
  • The BA in Information Technology aims at offering its students the necessary technical skills for developing and managing IT solutions for organizations, while also learning how to systematically organize such development and management efforts. 
  • Through courses in computer programming, database systems, data analytics, user interfaces, and web development, students will learn how to analyze, design, develop, and maintain information systems.
  • The BCom - ITEC ensures that in addition to essential technical and methodological skills, graduates have a deeper and broader understanding of business and commerce. Thus, courses on accounting, marketing, organization behaviour, enterprise resource planning, and strategy are added to the list of courses.
  • Students in the BCom - ITEC program will pursue specializations in:
    • Business Systems Analysis: will prepare students for a career as an information technology analyst, systems analyst, or information technology consultant.
    • E-Commerce Development: gives students the technical knowledge required for the design and development of consumer and business-to-business electronic commerce systems.
    • Information Technology Auditing and Assurance: responds to the growing demand for information system audit, control, and security professionals. 
  • ITEC programs will allow students to expose themself to the exact mix of technical, methodological, and business education allowing them to find their unique position in the IT world as a capable, adaptable and versatile IT professional.
  • Students will have the opportunity to advance their professional skills, make connections, and see how theory applies in practice during your internship, the duration of which can be anywhere between three and 12 months.
  • The average salary of the program goes up to 48,000 USD.

Program Highlights

Degree Type Offered Bachelor
Duration3-4 years
Fees$ 113,428 for 3-4 years
Delivery TypeFull Time
Admission Intake Fall (Deadline - Mar 01)
Language Proficiency TOEFL,IELTS
Program Urlhttps://futurestudents.yorku.ca/program/information-technology

Eligibility & Entry Requirement

Academic Eligibility:

  •  Students must complete an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) degree.
  •  Students must have to complete the following course such as:
    • English (ENG4U)
    • Four additional 4U or M courses
    • 4U math
  • To gain admission to this program, the student’s academic average should be in the mid-70s.

Indian Student Eligibility

Indian students are eligible to apply if they have any one of the following certificates:

  • All-India Senior School Certificate (AISSCE)
  • Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC)
  • Indian School Certificate (ISC)
  • Intermediate Examination Certificate
  • Pre-University Examination Certificate
  • Students also have to complete the Grade XII math course.

Along with the minimum eligibility requirements, international students hailing from non-English speaking countries need to prove English proficiency through IELTS/TOEFL/any equivalent test.

The above requirements are the minimum requirements and do not guarantee admission. The admissions committee will consider all evidence in the file and decide. To know more about the requirem…. Read More


Required Document List

Following Documents are required to attend this program:

  • Online application form: Students have to submit an online application form at the official website.
  • CV/Resume: Outline of academic achievements and/or awards, publications, relevant work, and/or volunteer experience.
  • Statement of Purpose: An essay or other written statement written by the student.
  • Academic Documents: Submit copies of official transcripts from post-secondary institutions attended.
  • Two confidential letters of recommendation: Referees (Teachers, guidance counselors, or Professors) should comment on academics and that references should submit along with the application system.
  • Sample of written work: Student has to write something interesting as their sample essay in the application form.
  • Statement of Interest: Reasons or intentions for pursuing studies in this program, including a description of prior experience.
  • ELP Scores: Students have to submit their English language proficiency scores like IELTS, TOEFL, or other test scores.


Application Deadline

Fall
Mar 01

Winter
Oct 15

Summer
Feb 15


Scores Required

83 / 120

Avg. Score in

TOEFL

6.5 / 9

Avg. Score in

IELTS


Fees & Funding

Tution & Application Fees

YearYear 1Year 2Year 3Year 4
Tuition fees$26564$26564$26564$26564
Health insurance$668$668$668$668
Books fees$1125$1125$1125$1125
Total fees$28357$28357$28357$28357

Living Costs

HeadAvg Cost Per Year
Housing$ 4,441
Food$ 3,750

Ranking

Academy Ranking of World Universities 2020

Ranked #201/ 500

Computer Science and Engineering [ International ]


Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids

NameAmountInternational Students EligibleApplication Deadline
Forktip Women’s- Innovation Scholarship Variable Yes 30 Aug, 2020
(ISC)² Women’s Cybersecurity Scholarships Variable Yes 19 Feb, 2021
Collegedunia $150 Scholarship Program $150 Yes N/A
Go Clean Scholarship $3,500 Yes 31 Dec, 2020
BrokerFish International student scholarship $1,000 Yes 21 Dec, 2020
VueVille Future Technology Scholarship $1,000 Yes 30 Sep, 2020
Debesh Kamal Scholarship $1,385 Yes 30 Apr, 2020
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VISA & Work Study

VISA

  • Student VISA authorizes students to study in Canada legally.
  • International students will receive their Study Permits in the form of a paper document which will usually be attached to the passport at the Canadian port of entry.
  • Temporary Resident Visas (TRVs), commonly called Entry Visas, are to be obtained by foreign nationals who require visas to enter Canada, while Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) allows foreign nationals from visa-exempted countries to enter Canada without a visa.

Work Study

Eligibility:

  • The student must have a valid study permit for the period of employment.
  • He/She should meet the specific skills and experience requirements set by the sponsoring department.

Restrictions:

  • All students are permitted to accept one Work-Study position only per program period.
  • Non-degree students (i.e. visiting students, students on a LOP) are not eligible for Work-Study.
  • Students are not eligible to hold a work-study position in the same term in which they are holding an NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award (or equivalent).

Salary Rate:

  • Hourly rates vary with the nature of the job, the scope of responsibilities and work experience.
  • The salary range will be indicated on the job posting and/or students will be advised by the employer during the interview.
  • Work/study students are paid by their hiring department through York's payroll system.
  • Student Financial Services does not pay students and cannot make adjustments to pay.

Career and Placement after Course

Possible career opportunities are:

  • Business Analysts
  • IT Managers
  • IT Consultants or Project Managers
  • Software Developers
  • Web Developers
  • Software Architects and Technical Consultants. 



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