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Take your place in an exciting career field with MidwayU's new computer science degree program.

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120 Credit Hours
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Great Job Potential
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Technology touches every part of our lives. The games we play, the way we travel, the products we use are all impacted by technology. The computer science program at Midway University can get you started in this rapidly growing, in-demand field.

Students of computer science will gain skills in applying technology to solve a wide variety of problems. Whether programming, designing user interfaces, managing networks, building databases, or keeping it all secure, there is a growing need for a highly trained workforce in Computer Science.

The computer science program prepares students to not only acquire jobs in the technology sector, but also be prepared to grow, learn, and adapt to new opportunities in their careers. We recognize that the field of computer technology is rapidly changing and constantly evolving. The skills you gain in this program will help you navigate the ever-advancing world of business.

Program Highlights

Join the growing field of computer science here at Midway University.

Career Outlook

After graduation Midway’s computer science students will have the skills they need to find jobs in a variety of businesses. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) jobs in computer and information technologies will grow 13 percent from 2020 to 2030. BLS also expects more than 667,600 new jobs to be added in computer and information technologies. The median annual ware for computer and technology occupations was $97,430 in May 2021.

Individuals with degrees in computer science can serve in a variety of roles including:

  • Computer Network Architects
  • Computer Programmers
  • Computer Support Specialists
  • Database Administrators
  • Software Developers
  • Web Developers and Digital Designers

Frequently Asked Questions

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We offer a simple online application process. Create your account, submit all materials and track your application status conveniently online. Admissions Counselors are available to assist you with the application process and answer any questions you may have about Midway University and our programs. Give them a call at 1.800.952.4122 or email

Students are eligible as “full-time and “part-time” students for Federal loans and may be eligible for Federal and/or State grants. (A full-time student is a student taking 12 credit hours or more per term; a part-time student is a student taking 6-12 credit hours.)

Visit Financial Aid page for more details.

An admission decision can only be made with official documents. Transcripts are considered official when they are either mailed directly to Midway University from the issuing institution in a sealed envelope or sent electronically by a secured third party such at National Student Clearinghouse or Parchment.

Midway University works hard to provide quality degree programs at an affordable price for our students. Students can view our Tuition and Fees Schedule online.

Make sure you get the whole picture before making your decision. First, complete your FAFSA so you can see what financial aid you are eligible to receive and complete your application. Once you are admitted to Midway University, you can meet with our Financial Aid Office to discuss all the eligible aid (federal, state and institutional) that you have access to and apply for scholarships. This is the only way to figure out the true cost and if you will have any out-of-pocket expenses to cover.

Midway University accepts transfer credits from regionally accredited institutions that are 100-level or higher with a grade of “C” or better. At the time of admission, our Admissions Counselors will provide an unofficial evaluation of your transfer credit. An official evaluation will be completed by the Registrar’s Office after acceptance.

Depending on your student type, there are different steps needed to get you ready to begin classes. Visit our Next Steps page to find your path, or contact admissions at

Traditional students may declare a major that is only offered online following the guidelines of the online major policy in the academic catalog.

Career Services

The Career Services Office inside the Student Success Center coordinates career services for students and alumni. The staff is here to help you develop your first resume, prepare for an interview, do job research, and even get advice on what to wear. Each year there will be on-campus seminars, guest speakers, and networking opportunities for all students. Annually there is a career fair and a graduate fair held on-campus, as well as virtual opportunities.
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Small Classes

Our average class size is 17 students allowing more interaction with faculty.

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Annually 99% of our traditional undergraduates receive institutional aid.

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Personalized Attention

Our student to faculty ratio is 15 students to 1 faculty member.

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Our Admissions Team would love to help you get started on your journey to become a MidwayU Eagle. Visit campus, request info, or apply today.
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Mark Gill
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Dean, School of Business, Equine and Sport Studies