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Computer Science Background Requirements

A candidate who is not proficient in the C programming language must take CS 601(no credits toward Computer Science master's degree).

A candidate who does not have sufficient background in computer science foundations (e.g., operating systems, computer architecture, discrete structures, advanced programming) must take CS 605 (3 credits). Candidates who successfully complete both CS 601 and CS 605 will get 3 elective credits for CS 605.