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MS in Computer Science with a Concentration in Game Development

Transition Courses

These course credits may not be applied toward the 33 credits required for the degree.
Course Title Credits
CS 510 Discrete Mathematics 3
CS 520 Computer Science II 3

Overview

Computer Science Core 12 Credits
Concentration  
     Requirements 6 Credits
     Electives 9 Credits
Capstone Courses 6 Credits
Total Credits 33 Credits

Computer Science Core

Course Title Credits
CS 600 Data Structures and Algorithms 3
CS 610 Computer Organization and Architecture 3
CS 620 Database Design and Implementation 3
CS 650 Operating Systems 3
Total Computer Science Core 12 Credits

Game Development Concentration

CS 734 Game Development 3
CS 742 Computer Graphics 3
Select three electives:
CS 736 Advanced Game Development 3
CS 743 Advanced Computer Graphics 3
CS 760 Artificial Intelligence 3
CS 773 Mobile Application Development 3
Total Concentration Electives 9
Total Concentration 15 Credits

Capstone Courses

Course Title Credits
CS 780 and CS 784* Software Development Project: Design and Implementation

6

OR

CS 980 and CS 981* Thesis Preparation Seminar/Thesis

6

Total Capstone 6 Credits
*Capstone must be a Game Development project or a Game Development thesis