The Master of Science (M.S.) in Computer Science is a research-oriented degree that can be counted toward the Computer Science Ph.D.
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|Other Requirements and Conditions may overlap
|A minimum of 16 CS credit hours must be taken from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus.
|A minimum of 12 500-level credit hours overall.
|A maximum of 4 hours of CS 591 and CS 491 may be applied toward the degree.
|A grade of B- or higher is required for Breadth Requirement course work.
|At most, 12 semester credit hours of previous graduate course work may be transferred and applied to the M.S. degree requirements and 12 credit hours of non-degree graduate courses completed in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign may be transferred and applied to the M.S. degree requirements.
|It is each student's responsibility to secure a M.S. thesis advisor and start thesis research no later than the beginning of the third semester in the program.
|All degree requirements must be completed within five consecutive semesters (only fall and spring semesters are counted).
|The minimum program GPA is 3.0.