Full-time students can complete the Computer Science program coursework in two years; part-time students will take longer. By following these three steps, students can plan to meet their program requirements at a pace that meets their professional needs.
Review the Computer Science Program Planning Guide. This guide allows students to plan out their coursework on a semester-by-semester basis.
Look up the Computer Science program requirements, course descriptions and Graduate School policies and procedures in the catalog.
Students should consult with their program director and/or faculty adviser; the program director contact information is located at the bottom of the Computer Science home page and students' academic advisers are indicated on their letter of admission. These faculty members can assist in planning a program of study that is based on a student's professional and career goals. All students must consult with their adviser before signing up for any thesis or independent study-related project.
At the Graduate School at Hood College, students have the opportunity to work closely with faculty who can assist in the pursuit of academic and professional goals. Students are encouraged to get to know their faculty advisers and course professors to make the most of their graduate school experience.