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Electrical and Computer Engineering

M.S. Plan B: Computer Science

The student must complete a minimum of 33 credit hours of courses, including the CORE &  BREADTH REQUIREMENTS. At least 22 credit hours must be COSC courses. All COSC courses must be at the 5000 level. Courses from other departments, including no more than 6 hours of 4000-level courses, may be included with the approval of the supervising M.S. committee.

UW Coursework Requirements for M.S. Transfer Students: M.S. transfer students must complete at least 21 credit hours at the University of Wyoming. At least 12 credits of the CORE & BREADTH REQUIREMENTS must be taken at the University of Wyoming. No more than one class per category of breadth may be counted towards this 12-credit total. The algorithms course credits may be counted toward this 12-credit total.

Summary of Credit Requirements

  • Core: COSC 5110: 3
  • Breadth: theory course, AI course, two systems courses: 12
  • Additional courses: 18
  • Thesis/Dissertation (COSC 5960/5980): 0
  • Other credits (may include courses or COSC 5960/5980): 0
  • Total: 33

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EECS Department

1000 E. University Ave

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307 766 2279


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