Hanscom AFB: Degree Requirements
The MSCS consists of ten 4-credit courses for a total of 40 credit hours.
The ten courses are listed below. Course descriptions may be found here.
Students who have already completed courses on core curriculum subjects as part of their undergraduate degree program must substitute corresponding core courses with electives. It is recommended that each replacement course be in the same technical area. Hanscom students who have academic or work-related experience in any of the core curriculum courses may apply for a waiver by submitting appropriate documentation. When a course waiver is granted, the student must substitute a graduate-level computer science course for the core course.
(Five courses/20 credits)
Select five General Electives. Please note: not all of these electives are scheduled to be offered at Hanscom AFB each year. At least three courses must be at the 600 level or above: