Accelerated Option

CS B.S./M.S. Program

Students who want to obtain both the B.S. in Computer Science and M.S. in Computer Science degrees may pursue an Accelerated M.S. Degree option. Students must apply by mid-semester of their second semester in their junior year in Computer Science to be admitted for their senior year. Accepted students may apply nine credits of CSE courses numbered above 500 to both degrees.

This program is for highly motivated students with strong academic records. The BS in CS degree requires a total of 123 credit hours, while the MS in CS degree associated with this program requires a total of 30 credit hours. Three 3-credit 500-level courses may be applied to both degrees. Combined, a total of 144 credit hours are required to earn both degrees.