Strict requirements are bold faced.
Admission requires a 3.0 GPA in the upper-division Computer Science courses and at least a 2.5 GPA in the last 60 semester units (or last 90 quarter units) attempted.
The general test of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required for all applicants. The institution code is 4155. The Department Code is 0402.
Minimum GRE Scores required are:
Courses needed to make up undergraduate deficiencies:
If you have 3 courses or less missing, you may be admitted as Conditionally Classified. Upon completion of the remaining units, your status will change to Classified. If you are missing more than 3 courses, you cannot be admitted into the program.
Missing course work can be taken through Open University or at another college. Suggested track to complete missing coursework. For course descriptions, please see the CSUSM Course Catalog.
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