The Bachelor of Business Administration and Bachelor of Computer Science Double Degree (BBA/BCS) program is offered jointly by the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science at the University of Waterloo and the School of Business and Economics at Wilfrid Laurier University. This is a new and unique program that offers two highly respected degrees from two outstanding institutions. Graduates of this program will meet the demand from today's information-rich society for personnel with both computer science and business management knowledge.
As a student registered in this program, you will be taking courses at both UW and WLU, concentrating in computer science and business administration. After only 10 school terms and 4 to 5 co-op work terms, you will have earned an honours BCS (co-op) from UW and simultaneously an honours BBA from Wilfrid Laurier. Some of your courses will cover fundamental mathematics, computer programming, data structures, algorithms, computer organization, software engineering, operating systems, and social implications of computing. These are complemented by courses in finance, operations, accounting, marketing, organizational behaviour, modes of business communication, law, human resource management, and business policy.