CS Online Degree Completion Requirements

The CS online degree completion program from California State University, Monterey Bay offers a unique blend of computer science theory and hands-on information technology practice, with a concentration in software engineering. This combination results in graduates prepared to participate in the fast-paced information economy in jobs such as Mobile App Developer, Software Engineer, or Technology Project Manager.

Information regarding admission requirements and special tuition and fee structure for this program can be found on the School of Computing and Design website.

Required Coursework

Prerequisites and graduation requirements for major ~ 32 units

The following prerequisites and graduation requirements are courses that are not part of the standard CS Online Course Sequence offered at CSUMB and may need to be taken at a local community college or university:

Computer Science Courses

Math Courses

The following courses are required for CS majors who have been accepted into the CS Online Degree Completion program.

Complete all of the following online courses:

General Education

The State of California also requires completion of a 48 unit General Education Breadth program, including 9 credits of upper division GE (CST 300 and CST 361S) in order to meet graduation requirements.


Students may need to complete additional electives to fulfill the 120 units required for graduation.

More Information

For more information on the program, please visit csumb.edu/csonline, complete an inquiry form, or contact Kayla Rolicheck at csfullyonline@csumb.edu