Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
Designed to provide graduates with a strong foundation in computer science and related disciplines. The curriculum teaches students cutting-edge techniques and practices, yet ensures that they learn the requisite core skills and theoretical foundations. Graduates have been successful in earning advanced degrees and in pursuing careers in research and application-oriented positions in business, industry, government, and education.
Interested students should contact the Program Coordinator () for support through the admission and registration processes. Program Entrance Requirements are:
A minimum of 30 credit hours college level transfer credit
CGPA of 2.00 or higher on a 4.00-point scale from a regionally-accredited college or university
Students whose native language is not English must meet the Basic Entrance Requirements for English Language Proficiency (http://www.uis.edu/admissions/international/undergraduate.html#epa).
Two semesters of Java programming
One semester of discrete or finite mathematics
One semester each of calculus and statistics
Completed online application and application fee (http://www.uis.edu/admissions)
Statement of Purpose Form (https://forms.illinois.edu/sec/8834440)
Early application is advised as only a limited number of students are admitted each semester. For additional information, please visit (http://csc.uis.edu/information/ugadmissions.html).
Fall semester - August 1st
Spring semester - January 1st
Summer semester - May 15th
Contact Online Program Coordinator for specifics and see general information about the UIS transfer process at: http://www.uis.edu/admissions/transfer/
Students with Associate of Arts and Science degrees from regionally-accredited Illinois community colleges meet the general education requirements at UIS.
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