Students accepted into this selective program accomplish both the B.S. and M.S. degrees within five years by taking additional computer science courses within the first four years of the program. Some of these courses will replace general electives in the B.S. program.
Program administration and minimum requirements
In order to be accepted students must:
Students accepted into the accelerated B.S. to M.S. program are not required to complete the GRE for admission to the M.S. portion of the program.
Minimum requirements for accepted students to fulfill the program
Students accepted into the program are required to follow the curriculum outlined below in order to complete both degrees in five years.
In order to complete the B.S.:
Upon completion of all requirements for the undergraduate degree, the B.S. can be awarded and the student will formally apply to the master’s program. Providing the student has maintained a minimum GPA of 3.2 in the major, acceptance to the M.S. program is guaranteed. All requirements for the B.S. must be met before students are eligible to take any 600-level course.
Also required during the first four years in order to be on track to complete the M.S. during the fifth year:
(126 total credits to be completed in first four years)
In order to complete the M.S.:
As listed above (nos. 2 and 4) and taken during first four years:
Taken during fifth year:
(30 credits required for M.S.)