Graduate Pathway in Computer Science

INTO Oregon State University, United States

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Next enrollment cycle

September 2022

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Total Course Fee

USD 31,500

Course Accredited By

NA

  • 1 Years
  • On Campus
  • Postgraduate
  • Pathway Programme
Graduate Pathway program provides a direct path to various degrees. 1-Term, 2-Term and 3-Term options available, depending on English language level.
An INTO OSU Graduate Pathway program in Computer Science will prepare students to enter their next term of a master’s degree program at Oregon State University.
  • OSU provides a great academic environment where you’ll get to interact with students from 112 countries and all 50 states.
  • The computer science program qualifies as a STEM major with a three-year OPT option.
  • Students can choose from two or three-term Pathways programs.
  • Students are fully admitted to OSU provided successful completion of conditional admission criteria at the end of the Pathway and submission of all required admission credentials.
  • A Pathway program provides academic, language and cultural support in order to succeed at a US university.
  • Students are guaranteed progression to an undergraduate degree program through a curriculum consisting of credit-earning courses.
  • Students will benefit from fully integrated classes with both domestic and other international students on campus while learning from highly trained university instructors and tutors.

Standard

  • Start dates: September
  • Program length: 3 Terms

Accelerated

  • Start dates: September, December
  • Program length: 2 Terms

Enrollment Cycles

  • September 2022

Standard
Age requirement

  • 16

Academic requirements

  • 2.5 GPA, Undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline. Additional Entry Requirements: 2.0 GPA in 1 year of college level Math Complete with a grade equivalent to a 2.0 a computer programming course taught in one of the following programming languages: Java, C or C

English language entry requirements

  • 3 Terms: TOEFL 70, IELTS 6.0, Password 7, PTEA 48, IELA 169, Duolingo 95 or Completion of Academic English Level 5.

Accelerated

Age requirement

  • 16

Academic requirements

  • 2.5 GPA, Undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline. 2.0 GPA in 1 year of college level Math. Complete 3 out of 6 courses below with a 2.5 GPA average: Algorithm Design and Analysis; Computer Architecture; Operating; Automata Theory/Theory of Computation; Programming Language Fundamentals; Compilers.

English language entry requirements

  • 2 Terms: TOEFL 80 (16 subscores), IELTS 6.5 (5.5 subscores), PTEA 53, IELA 176 (162 subscores), Duolingo 110 or Completion of AE Level 6 with C or higher (or Pass grades).
  • 45 credit hour program
  • 15 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 30 credit hours remaining toward degree

Term 1

  • ALS 166 Technical Communication for International Grad Students 3 Credits
  • ALS 166 Writing/Research Methods for International Grad Students 3 Credits
  • CS 261 Data Structures 3 Credits
  • CS 321 Introduction to Theory of Computation 4 Credits
  • Total 13 Credits

Term 2

  • ALS 176 Professional Writing for Graduate Students 3 Credits
  • ALS 145 Building Strategies for Graduate Success 3 Credits
  • CS 2XX/3XX Undergraduate level Computer Science course 3 Credits
  • CS 5XX Graduate level Computer Science course 4 Credits
  • Total 13 Credits

Term 3

  • COMM 218 Interpersonal Communication 3 Credits
  • WR 599 Academic Writing for Graduate Students 3 Credits
  • CS 5XX Graduate level Computer Science course 4 Credits
  • CS 5XX Graduate level Computer Science course 3 Credits

Total 13 Credits

Notes * These courses are generally delivered through the INTO Center and are for Pathway students only.

  • ECE/CS - electrical and computer engineering/computer science
  • Standard 
  • Tuition Fees: $31500 
  • Accelerated 
  • Tuition Fees: $24160

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