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Students achieve academic excellence in non-traditional post-baccalaureate computer science program

Dec. 21, 2020

Three students graduating from the post-baccalaureate program in Applied Computer Science in December 2020 have earned recognition as CU Engineering’s Outstanding Undergraduates for Academic Achievement based on having the highest undergraduate GPAs.

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What is a post-baccalaureate degree? Your questions, answered

Nov. 16, 2020

Deciding to go back to school is a big enough decision as it is, and finding the right program for you in the world of higher education can be tricky to navigate. That’s why we want to take a moment to educate you on what a post-baccalaureate degree is, what...

Student Aaron Mangione at CU

Aaron Mangione, Post-Bacc Student Profile

What is your professional and/or academic background? I graduated from the University of Nevada-Reno with a Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Engineering 2015 but started college with the intent to receive a degree in applied mathematics. I was later encourage by others to seek a degree that would have a defined...

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Alijah O'Connor, Post-Bacc Student Profile

What is your professional and/or academic background? Molecular Biology (Cornell University & Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology) What made you decide to pursue a CS degree? What are your career goals? It's such an exciting time for computer science, particularly when it comes to multi-disciplinary projects and pursuits. I want combine...

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Cailyn Craven, Post-Bacc Student Profile

What is your professional and/or academic background? Started an eCommerce Company; History/English Major with Minor in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences What made you decide to pursue a CS degree? What are your career goals? As an eCommerce business owner, I rely on software tools to help automate and run my...

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CU Boulder launches online, post-baccalaureate degree in computer science

Nov. 13, 2017

The degree is tailored to people who already have a bachelor’s degree but do not have the prerequisite coursework for graduate study in computer science.