Year 1 Digital Program at Algoma

Algoma’s campus in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario offers a truly northern experience in the heart of the Great Lakes.

Change your world. Starting today.
At Algoma University.

Algoma in partnership with CultureWorks Introduces
Canada’s 1st Digital Year 1 University Program 

Start university online this fall at Algoma University! 
Registration is still open for Computer Science programs starting September, 2021!

Algoma Y1 Computer Science Courses + CultureWorks English = Algoma Digital Year 1 University Program

Complete your first Year 1 Computer Science program and academic English – in one year online

Start your Computer Science undergraduate degree studies online this fall 2021 and earn your first year university credits while taking academic English. 

All classes are offered online by Algoma university professors and CultureWorks faculty. Enjoy an engaging learning experience with both live classes in real time (synchronous learning) and asynchronous learning.

Take Year 1 online, Year 2 on campus

Complete your Year 1 university from home in 12 months, saving you time and money. Enter Year 2 on campus in September, 2022. Study the way you want, when you want. The Algoma Computer Science program also offers students, including international students, a co-op option in Year 2 with paid work positions. 

The New Algoma Digital Year 1 University Program is designed for international students who:

  • Apply for conditional acceptance into an undergraduate Computer Science degree program at Algoma University
  • Are slightly below the English language admission requirements (IELTS 5.5-6.0)
  • Wish to take their Year 1 studies at Algoma online from their home country

Algoma University School of Computer Science and Technology

The School of Computer Science & Technology delivers high calibre programming with a focus on creativity and innovation in two unique locations. The Sault Ste. Marie campus offers a truly northern experience in the heart of the Great Lakes. Algoma’s Brampton campus provides a unique urban lifestyle location downtown in one of Canada’s fastest growing cities. Both locations focus on academic excellence, concentrating on the educational and practical opportunities required to succeed in today’s economy.

Students can expect opportunities for personal, academic, and professional growth through small class sizes and one-on-one interactions with dedicated faculty who are active in their fields of research. Students also benefit from experiential learning opportunities that enhance their learning experience, preparing students for an exciting and rewarding future ahead.

The SCST is known internationally for having one of the most advanced Computer Games Technology specializations, making the school a dynamic and exciting place to learn. Students and researchers from all over the world come to learn and grow their skills in state-of-the-art computer labs.

Algoma’s Brampton campus provides a unique urban lifestyle location downtown in one of Canada’s fastest growing cities.

Your Y1 Program:

Online English for Academic Purposes (EAP) Classes 

  • Live classes in real-time (synchronous) in your time zone 
  • An award-winning EAP program taught by fully accredited teachers 
  • Engaging, high-impact learning experiences

Online University Classes 

  • Full classes with other Year 1 students (asynchronous) 
  • Live sessions will be taught by university professors  
  • International students will be offered tutorial support

GPA for Admission: C+
First-year Tuition for International Students: $24,778.00
Scholarships: Up to $5,000/year
Application deadline: June 30th, 2021
Program Start Date: September, 2021

Create your future starting today.
Apply now for the Year 1 Digital Program at Algoma.