Applications for the Fall 2021 cohort will open on January 4, 2021
Applications for the Spring 2021 cohort are now closed.
Applications for the Fall 2021 cohort will open on January 4, 2021.
MCIT Online is for motivated students with little or no background in Computer Science who want to launch a rewarding career in the computing industry or use computer science to innovate in their current field.
In order to succeed in this rigorous and accelerated program, students should have both a passion for learning computer science and the ability to dedicate significant time and effort to their studies. While there is no specific undergraduate GPA requirement, successful applicants typically have a GPA above 3.0.
Note: This quiz will in no way factor into your application -- this is purely to inform your choice to pursue an online degree and to assess your ability to thrive in an accelerated online program. This blog post further describes ways to be successful when studying computer science online.
Coursera does not grant credit, and does not represent that any institution other than the degree granting institution will recognize the credit or credential awarded by the institution; the decision to grant, accept, or transfer credit is subject to the sole and absolute discretion of an educational institution.
We encourage you to investigate whether this degree meets your academic and/or professional needs before applying.
Penn Engineering offers an online Computational Thinking for Problem Solving course on Coursera to help you decide whether the program is the right fit before you apply.