Computer Science

Degree Program Program Type Dept Application Materials and Admission Criteria Prerequisite Course Requirements Department ADM Review Dept Conditional Admits Dept Appeal Process
Computer Science BSOn campus & Online*Formal application to the degree is required for admission.


*Students whose native language is not English must meet the Basic Entrance Requirement for English Language Proficiency

Online Only: Submit Statement of Purpose Form found at https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/8834440/
*Two semesters Java programming (CSC 225 and CSC 275 or equivalents)

*One semester each of business calculus or calculus, discrete structures or discrete mathematics or finite mathematics

*One semester of statistics

(Students may take these entrance requirements at UIS)
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Degree Program Program Type Dept Application Materials and Admission Criteria Prerequisite Course Requirements Department ADM Review Dept Conditional Admits Dept Appeal Process
Computer ScienceOn campus & Online*Minimum overall undergraduate GPA of 2.70 for full admission

*Computer Science undergraduate degree or stipulated prerequisite (see Prerequisite Course Requirements)

*Some entrance requirements may be waived for applicants who can provide evidence of advanced career experience

*Students whose native language is not English must meet the Basic Entrance Requirements for English Language Proficiency

Online Only: Non-US residents that are not residing in the US are not admitted into the online master's program. US military personnel or US residents that are contract workers or their spouses that apply for the online master's and are living outside the US will be admitted to the online program if admission criteria is met
*CSC 302 or MAT 302 or MAT 114, MAT 113 or MAT 115, MAT 121, CSC 225, CSC 275, CSC 376, CSC 385, CSC 388, CSC 389

*International students must have completed a course in data structures to be considered for admission to the master’s degree program.
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