Master of Science in Computer Science - Games and Media Integration: Admission Requirements

General Requirements

Applicants for graduate study in Games and Media Integration must hold a B.S., B.A. or B.F.A. degree and have considerable computing experience and show promise of ability to pursue advanced study and research. An overall undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 on a scale of 4.0 is needed. Applicants with a grade point average of less than 3.0 may be provisionally admitted on a case by case basis. International applicants must follow the international applicant requirements located on the 'How to Apply' page.

Entering students must have the equivalent of the following UCCS courses:

  • CS 1450 Data Structures and Algorithms
  • CS 3020 Advanced Object Technology using C#.net OR CS 3060 Object Oriented Programming in C++
  • MATH 2150 Discrete Mathematics
  • MATH 3130 Linear Algebra


A student who has completed CS 1450 but lacks the other pre-requisites may be admitted, but would still be required to satisfy the above requirements after admission. Students with considerable knowledge of programming and/or mathematical experience in the industry are encouraged to apply.

For application information: How To Apply

For additional information, please contact the Computer Science Department.