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Computer Science, Integrated B.S. and M.S., B.Sc.

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Overview

The main objectives of the program are:

  • To provide an accelerated route to a graduate degree, with simultaneous awarding of both bachelor’s and master’s degrees.
  • To provide a seamless process whereby a limited number of student can progress from undergraduate to graduate status.

Program Features

  • Simplified application process
  • BS and MS coursework can be taken concurrently
  • Maximum of  9 shared  elective units between BS and MS programs.  Shared units are to be completed after
    University admission into the Integrated Program.
  • Access to graduate student facilities
  • TA appointments (if available)
  • Scheduling flexibility provided by the program enables students to complete the BS and MS degrees efficiently.

Accreditation

Officially accredited/recognized by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, California State University, Los Angeles (CSULA) is a large (enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. California State University, Los Angeles (CSULA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Relational Databases (3)
  • Introduction to Programming I (3)
  • Introduction to Programming II (3)
  • Programming with Data Structures (3)
  • Discrete Structures (3)
  • Introduction to Technical Writing (3)
  • Calculus I (4)
  • Calculus II (4)
  • Introduction to Linear Algebra (3)
  • General Physics I: Mechanics and Thermodynamics (5)
  • General Physics II, Electromagnetism and Optics (5)

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    61

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  • Minimum required score:

    500

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General Requirements

The eligibility requirements for admission to the Integrated BS/MS program are:

  • Students must have completed a minimum of 80 semester units of coursework.
  • Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in the last 60 semester units. 
  • Students must have completed all of the required CS 3000-level courses in the BS degree program withan average of 3.0 in these courses.
  • Students must have completed the Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR).

Students are selected by a faculty committee based on prior academic performance, personal statement and a letter of recommendation.

Applications must be submitted  one semester in advance of the desired starting semester. To apply, please contact the Computer Science Department.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16136 USD/year
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  • National

    16136 USD/year
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  • In-State

    6632 USD/year
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Living costs for Los Angeles

  • 1520 - 2570 USD/month
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Funding

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