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Computer Science/CIS Dual Admission Program

Dual Admission – Computer Science

Bachelor's Degree and Master of Science Degree in Computer Science

The dual admission program in computer science are offered to qualified freshmen and transfer students. The curriculum for both the undergraduate and master’s programs is consistent with the recommendations for a model curriculum in computer sciences as outlined by the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM).

The Master of Science (M.S.) in computer science is designed to give students a thorough knowledge of the field and to provide an enduring foundation for future professional growth. The program blends theory and practice into a learning experience that develops skills applicable to complex real-world problems.

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Bachelor's Degree (Any Major)
Master of Science in Computer Science

Years to Complete 4+1.5
Preadmission Interview Yes (Shark Preview Weekend)

Winter: November 1

Fall: February 1

Undergraduate Admission Requirements
High School: GPA 3.0 weighted
Freshman: ACT/SAT 24 composite ACT or 1170 total SAT. 
Transfer: College GPA 3.0
Major / Course Reqs. Any bachelor's degree, prescribed program prerequisites will be communicated upon admission.
Cumulative GPA 3.0
Minimum Grade in each Prerequisite Course B-
Graduate Application Yes
Degree Required Yes

Final determination of admission into the professional program is at the discretion of the receiving college.

Students who enter NSU with earned college credits through advanced high school programs such as AP, IB, or college academy may be able to complete their degree and program requirements earlier than scheduled and request to enter their graduate professional programs earlier as well.

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