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Accounting 010
Africana Studies 014
American History 512
American Literature 352
Anthropology 070
Art (Art 080, Art History 082)
Arts and Sciences 090 (Interdisciplinary Courses)
Astronomy 100
Biochemistry 115
Biology 120
Biology, Computational and Integrative 121
Biomedical Technology 124
Business Administration 135
Business Law 140
Chemistry (Biochemistry 115, Chemistry 160)
Childhood Studies 163
Computer Science 198
Major Requirements:CCAS and UCC
Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Computer Science
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Computer Science
Minor Requirements: CCAS and UCC
Departmental Honors Program
Joint B.S./M.S. Degree Program
Criminal Justice 202
Dance 203
Digital Studies 209
Ecommerce and Information Technology 623
Economics 220
Institute for Effective Education 964
Engineering Transfer 005
English (English Literature 350, American Literature 352, Film 354, Journalism 570, Linguistics 615, Writing 989)
European Studies 310
Finance 390
Fine Arts (Art 080, Art History 082; Museum Studies 698; Music 700, 701; Speech 950; Theater Arts 965)
French 420
Geology 460
German 470
Health Sciences 499
History (Historical Methods and Research 509; European History 510; American History 512; African, Asian, Latin American, and Comparative History 516)
Honors College 525
Human Resource Management 533
International Studies 549
Journalism 570
Latin American and Latino Studies (LALS) Minor
Liberal Studies 606
Linguistics 615
Management 620
Marketing 630
Mathematical Sciences (Mathematics 640, Statistics 960)
Medicine, Dentistry, and Veterinary Medicine
Museum Studies 698
Music 700, 701
Pharmacy 720
Philosophy and Religion 730, 840
Physics 750
Political Science 790
Psychology 830
Religion 840
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Social Work 910
Sociology (Anthropology 070, Criminal Justice 202, Sociology 920)
Spanish 940
Speech 950
Statistics 960
Student-Proposed Majors and Minors 555
Theater Arts (Dance 203, Speech 950, Theater Arts 965)
Urban Studies 975
Women's and Gender Studies 988
World Languages and Cultures (French 420, German 470, Italian 560, Spanish 940)
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  Camden Undergraduate Catalog 2016-2018 Liberal Arts Colleges Programs, Faculty, and Courses Computer Science 198 Joint B.S./M.S. Degree Program  

Joint B.S./M.S. Degree Program

The master of science (M.S.) in computer science program provides an option whereby students enrolled in the Camden College of Arts and Sciences or in University College-Camden may apply during their junior year to enter a bachelor of science/master of science (B.S./M.S.) dual-degree program in computer science. This program enables students with strong academic standing in the undergraduate B.S. program to begin graduate work while still an undergraduate, thus speeding the completion of the master's degree.

To qualify for accelerated admission, an undergraduate student in the B.S. program must meet the following minimum requirements by the end of the fall semester in his or her third (junior) year:

1. 80 credits toward the B.S. degree with a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or better and

2. Completion of all the computer science requirements for the B.S. degree (except possibly two core courses: 50:198:476 Theory of Computation and 50:198:493 Senior Design Project, and two computer science electives), with a GPA in the completed computer science courses of 3.6 or higher.

Once accepted, students may take one graduate course in each semester of their senior year; these courses will be double-counted toward both the B.S. and M.S. requirements. As seniors, students must apply to the graduate school in the regular manner and be formally admitted and matriculated. In consultation with the department's graduate committee, students will then devise a course plan to complete the remainder of their credits as master-level students.

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