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About this course
The M.S. in Computer Science is designed to offer professionals an opportunity to attain an advanced degree in the computer science field while upgrading their skills and knowledge.
- Completion of the online graduate application along with the non-refundable application fee.
- Submission of an official transcript of the baccalaureate degree and all other undergraduate or graduate work directly from each regionally accredited college or university. Students admitted to the program are normally expected to have an undergraduate grade point average of 3.0. With the approval of the joint program admissions committee, students whose grade point average is less than 3.0 may be permitted to take up to 6 credit hours of courses in a non-degree-seeking status and then re-apply for admission after successful completion of these courses.
- Submission of an official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) test score. Test must be taken within five years of application.
- Acceptable GRE minimum score is a verbal and quantitative combination of 300 and 4.0 on the writing assessment. If taken prior to August 1, 2011, the minimum acceptable GRE test score is a verbal and quantitiatve combination of 1000 and a 4.0 on the writing assessment.
- Prospective students must be able to demonstrate program competency through coursework, approved work experience, or a program-administered exam, in the areas of basic Computer Architecture, Object-oriented Programming, Discrete Mathematics, and Data Structures.