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Bachelor’s + Master’s Program in Computer Science

Emerge from Monmouth with one of the highest earning master’s degrees. A survey from the National Association of Colleges and Employers found that graduates with master’s degrees in computer science and information science earned an average starting salary of over $93,000 a year, outpacing all other master’s degree earners. Monmouth’s combined five-year program accelerates your journey to the master’s level while giving you the tools to become a leader in computing, software engineering, or information systems. From network hierarchy and intelligent systems to database models and design, you will learn to tackle even the most complex technical challenges with creative real-world solutions.

Progression Requirements

  • At the completion of your sophomore year at Monmouth University, you must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 and a 3.00 GPA in your major.
  • At the completion of your junior year, you must have 96 credits completed and a 3.00 GPA within your major.
  • Before the completion of your senior year, you must submit your online Graduate Studies admission application by the May 1 deadline. You must have a cumulative GPA of 3.00 and meet the requirements for your intended graduate program.
  • At the completion of your senior year, if you have completed your undergraduate requirements for graduation, you will participate in the University’s Commencement program and receive your bachelor’s degree.
  • You may be required to take up to two graduate courses during your senior year. Your advisor and program director will provide guidance on course requirements. You will then follow the sequence of graduate courses for summer/fall and spring.
  • The $50 Graduate Studies application fee, recommendation letters, and essay requirements will be waived.
  • For more information about Monmouth University’s Five-Year Programs, please contact the Undergraduate Admission Office at 732-571-3456.
  • Students in the Five-Year Program who are currently residing in University-sponsored housing are eligible to participate in the housing selection process to live in University-sponsored housing during their fifth year.