Colorado State University - Fort Collins

Joint Program with Colorado State University-Fort Collins (CSU)

2+2 dual-degree with Colorado State University 

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science & Data Science

The student will study two years at PSUT and two years (open to a possible third year) at CSU, following a specific study plan from day 1.  S/he is then eligible to receive a Bachelor’s degrees in Computer Science from PSUT, and a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science with concentration on Data Science from CSU.

Stage 1: Complete 2 years (66) credit hours at PSUT, following a specific study plan (below).

Stage 2: Complete 2 years (60) credit hours at CSU

to obtain two Bachelor's degrees, one in Computer Science from PSUT and one from CSU in Data Science.

Admission requirements

- Minimum acceptable cumulative GPA in these courses is 70%.  The minimum mark for each course is 68%.

- Conditions include obtaining an English language proficiency certificate (TOEFL 71, IELTS 6.0).

  • Maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 at CSU to maintain the scholarship.

Approximate cost:

PSUT students receive a discount of 33% off non-resident (out-of-state) tuition fees (assuming 15 credit hours per semester).

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What are the conditions of this 2+2 program?

  1. The student should be accepted to the Computer Science program at PSUT after meeting the University’s admission requirements. The student studies the first and second year at PSUT, according to a specific study plan, with a minimum cumulative average of 70%.
  2. At this point, the student applies for admission to IU, which includes obtaining a TOEFL 72 / IELTS 6.0 English language proficiency certificate.
  3. The student must obtain a GPA of at least (3.0) out of (4.0) at CSU to maintain the scholarship.
  4. Upon completion of the required credit hours at CSU, as specified in the study plan, the student requests a transcript from IU and submits it to the Deanship of Admissions and Registration at PSUT to obtain a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from PSUT in addition to a Bachelor’s degree in Data Science from CSU, thus obtaining two certificates, one from each university.