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Application Deadlines:

  • Fall: August 1, 2021
  • Spring: December 1, 2021
  • Summer: May 1, 2021

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Admissions decisions are based on individual experience and the applicant’s fit with the program.

  • A four year bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with a GPA of 3.0 or higher [A computer science bachelor’s degree, another technical degree with a computer science minor, or in absence of a computer science undergraduate degree, significant programming experience developed on the job will be considered.]
  • An updated resume
  • A minimum of two years of work experience in the IT area is desirable
  • Official transcripts from all universities attended, including transfer credits
  • (3) professional letters of recommendation from individuals familiar with your abilities
  • An application fee of $60 ($75 for international students)

For international students, English proficiency requirements are listed here.

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Phone: 765-496-0990

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