University of South Carolina, Beaufort – BS – (3+3)

University of South Carolina, Beaufort – BS – (3+3)

Bachelor of Computational Science

3 years in India + 3 years in USA

About University of South Carolina

The University of South Carolina Beaufort (USCB or USC-Beaufort) is a public university with three campuses located in the Lowcountry region of South Carolina. It is part of the University of South Carolina System and enrols about 1,900 students. The main campus is in Bluffton, South Carolina. The campus offers over 20 programs of study. The institution's campus in Beaufort, South Carolina houses the school's honour programs and the Department of Visual Arts & Design.
The University of South Carolina Beaufort is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and masters degrees.


The University of South Carolina Beaufort (USCB or USC-Beaufort) is a public university with three campuses located in the Lowcountry region of South Carolina. It is part of the University of South Carolina System and enrolls about 1,900 students. The main campus is in Bluffton, South Carolina. The campus offers over 20 programs of study.
The Beaufort campus overlooks the Intracoastal Waterway in quaint Beaufort, S.C. You'll study in the heart of the sea islands surrounded by the unique culture, environment, and aesthetics woven into this community over its 300 year history. You'll live within walking distance of shops and galleries, casual seafood and five-star restaurants, and the waterfront park.

City Conditions

If you’re aspiring to be a Computer Science Grad at the University of South Carolina Beaufort, you’ll discover a big-time educational experience at a truly affordable price. With more than 2,000 students attending three campuses—Bluffton, Beaufort, and Hilton Head Island—our state-of-the-art facilities are some of the best, which makes it easy to see why The Chronicle of Higher Education named USCB among the top 5 fastest growing undergraduate universities in the nation!


• New Student Options
All new students are required to live on campus unless eligible for an exemption based on one or more of the following reasons. Please read the options carefully and choose the option that best applies to your situation.
If you submit an exemption request, please include all required documentation. Incomplete requests will not be approved until all supporting documentation is provided.
• Guide and Move In Day Info
Move In Day information is emailed to students who will live on the Bluffton and Beaufort campuses and their families before the start of each new semester. USCB's Welcome Guide, a guide to living in student housing, is found below.
• Housing Forms
Most housing forms are now in the StarRez portal, which is accessed with your Self Service Carolina username and password.
• Student Mail Services
Each resident is assigned an individual mailbox for their use as long as they reside in university housing. Residential students will be issued a key to access the mailbox. Packages that will not fit into the mailboxes are accepted by the Housing Office.
• Students will be notified when a package is delivered for them. Packages can be picked up at the Housing Office between 8:30am and 5pm, Monday through Friday. A photo ID must be presented at the time of pick-up.
• Visitation & Overnight Guests
All UCSB Residence Halls allow guests and overnight visitation during specified times throughout the week. For overnight guests, a form must be completed (including guest vehicle information if driving), signed by all roommates and returned to housing 24 hours before your guest arrives. Please note that no overnight guests under the age of 14 are allowed. A "guest" is described as anyone who does not live in that apartment. Overnight guest forms are available in the Housing Office during business hours or online. • Winter Break Stay
Students who need to stay in university housing between the Fall and Spring semesters must submit a formal request to (Attn: Justin Shelley). The Director of Housing will review each request on a case-by-case basis.
• Summer and Short Term Housing at USCB
• Summer housing is available for USCB students, students from other institutions who are completing internships in the area, and for qualifying community groups.
• Housing for Conferences, Camps and Visiting Interns
A limited number of apartments are also available for attendees at conferences, summer camps, seminars and other community programs.
• Summer housing rates are $30 per night. Housing is available from mid May through the beginning of August. The summer housing application will be available beginning February 21st, 2022.
• Non-USCB students interested in summer housing should contact Justin Shelley, Director for Housing & Student Conduct, at or 843-208-8722.
• Summer Housing for Current USCB Students
Payment for Summer housing will be incorporated into the student's university bill (similar to Fall and Spring). Summer bills will be available in mid-April. There is also a payment-plan option. Please contact the Cashier for Student Accounts at (843) 208-8008 or email for more information on the payment plan.
• Student Employment Opportunities
UCSB Resident Assistant Job Description and Requirements
A Resident Assistant (RA) is a well-rounded student staff member responsible for building a positive community by organising creative social and educational activities, fostering a safe environment and establishing 1-on-1 relationships with residents. RAs promote student development by serving as a resource for academic support, housing policies and procedures and by encouraging involvement in the diverse campus community at USCB. • Eligibility Criteria
Candidates must be full-time USCB student for at least one semester and have lived in the residence halls for at least one semester or have comparable community experience. Candidates must maintain a minimum cumulative Grade Point Average of 2.50. Approved employment in addition to the RA job will be limited to 15 hours of on-campus or 10 hours of off-campus work.

Indian student association:

UCSB Student organisation is dedicated to promoting various cultural aspects of the Indian Subcontinent, while building a cohesive and supportive community made up of undergraduate students, graduate students, professionals, and other community members in the SB & Goleta area.
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Why Choose University of South Carolina ?

10 Reasons To Choose USCB:
1. Personalised Attention
The faculty and staff at USCB are devoted to each student and their individual needs. Limited class sizes and a small campus atmosphere means you will receive personalised attention.
2. Location – Study at the Beach
Enjoy a relaxed coastal lifestyle at USCB, near the sparkling Atlantic ocean in the South Carolina Lowcountry. Enjoy the beach in your free time.Map of Area - USCB Campuses
3. Affordable and Accessible
As the most affordable four-year university in South Carolina, you will get a high quality education at a great value. The majority of our students work part time jobs on campus or at the many businesses near USCB’s three campuses in Bluffton, Beaufort and Hilton Head Island.Affordable People Being Happy
4. Internships and More Real World Experiences
All of our 21 majors and 25+ minors offer enrichment experiences including internships, community partnerships and volunteer service positions for hands-on learning. From filming a statewide TV show to creating a marketing plan for heritage tourism in Beaufort County, USCB students are connected to the local community.
5. Research
As a UCSB undergraduate, you can be involved in ongoing research in marine biology, history, archeology, psychology, public health and more. From recording sounds made by dolphins in the May River to drug discovery for a new coronavirus treatment, USCB students make discoveries in tandem with leaders in their academic fields.
Research - Students on Boat
6. Diversity
About a third of our students are from underrepresented and underserved populations and many are the first in their families to attend college. Learn from those whose experiences, beliefs, and perspectives are different from your own in a richly diverse intellectual and social environment.
7. Athletics
Sand Shark sports include baseball, softball, and men’s and women’s golf, cross country, indoor and outdoor track and field, and women's soccer. USCB is part of the NAIA, Sun Conference.
Why Choose USCB - Students Running
8. Entire Campus for Hospitality
On our Hilton Head Island campus, USCB students study, work, and hold internships in hotel, restaurant, tourism, and event management in a world class resort destination that attracts more than 2 million visitors every year.
9. Outstanding Leadership
Led by Dr. Al Panu, USCB ‘s faculty and staff are outstanding scholars, authors, researchers, experts and mentors who are waiting to get to know you.
10 . Study Abroad
Experience the world and learn from its many cultures. USCB proudly offers opportunities in Spain, Nepal, France and other countries where students travel, explore and grow.

Public University

Advantages of State Public University

Internship Opportunities

Co- op options allows students to take real life work experience

Modern Facilities

200 acres campus with most modern amenities

Almost 100% Placements

Students from Computational science are recruited by TOP MNCs like IBM, AT&T etc

Generous Scholarship

Generous Scholarship to deserving students

Industry Linkages

USCB has strong linkages with Local Business Community

About Bachelor of Computational Science

B.S. in Computational Science Program
Computational Science is a field of applied Computer Science in which computing theories and software techniques are used to serve and advance many disciplines, including science, engineering, social science, and business. The B.S. in Computational Science at the University of South Carolina Beaufort is designed to introduce students to cutting-edge computing and quantitative skills relevant to their concentration or interests.

Program Structure

Applied Computer Science students learn how to work with data structures, algorithmic design, information security, and software engineering. Majors take courses in discrete maths and survey of calculus. The Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Computer Science has three options: traditional Applied Computer Science, Applied Gaming, and Cybersecurity.

Excellent Career Opportunities

A wide range of corporate, government, and non-profit organisations employ graduates of Computational Science programs, including Boeing, IBM, Lockheed Martin, Aerospace Corporation, the U.S. Dept. of Energy, South Carolina bio fabrication industry, Gulfstream, and many others. Computational Science students are also strong candidates for graduate programs.

Bachelor of Computational Science

  • Electives and some core courses may change according to pre-requisites required for selected specialization/major
  • Students must also study some of mandatory courses (apart from provided electives) after transferring as directed by the university
  • Number of transferrable credits from Vidyalankar are 30


Tuition & Living Expense

Year Fees Type
1st Year ₹ 1500 Application fees
₹ 1,78,000 Tuition fees
₹ 0 Living expense
2nd Year ₹ 1,78,000 Tuition fees
₹ 0 Living expense
3rd Year ₹ 1,78,000 Tuition fees
₹ 0 Living expense
4th Year USD $24,000 Estimated Tuition fee
USD $7,000 Estimated Living expense
5th Year USD $24,000 Estimated Tuition fee
USD $7,000 Estimated Living expense
6th Year USD $24,000 Estimated Tuition fee
USD $7,000 Estimated Living expense

Addition expenses

Particulars Tentative Expense
Health Insurance
IELTS Registration ₹ 14,700
VISA fees $160
Airfare $850


The University of South Carolina Beaufort offers scholarships based on merit, program of study, state of residency and financial need. The majority of scholarships are renewable for up to four years (a minimum G.P.A. is required for renewal).In Additional Vidyalankar students are granted a scholarship of approx $12,000 per year.

Applying for National Scholarships:

Fastweb, College Board, and are national databases of scholarships based on merit, need, fields of study, special interests and many other criteria.

Begin the process early, apply to as many as possible, submit your application(s) before the recommended deadlines. Avoid scholarships that charge fees to apply, and be careful to not share personal information (i.e. your social security number) before an award is made.

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