Degree & Program Options

The University of Illinois offers numerous pathways to incorporate computing into undergraduate education and research.

The Department of Computer Science in The Grainger College of Engineering is shaping the future of computing and data science backed by a legacy of excellence. The breadth of CS topics and applications offered is unmatched almost anywhere.

CS Undergraduate and Blended Degree Programs

Guaranteed Admission to the Online MCS or MCS-DS

When you complete, in the last two years of your undergraduate degree, any Illinois CS, CS + X, or CS minor with a GPA of 3.0 or better and a GPA of 3.2 or better in CS courses, you are guaranteed admission to our Online MCS or MCS in Data Science (MCS-DS) programs.

Recent UIUC graduates may qualify for an application fee waiver.

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