2017 MCS-DS Application at the University of Illinois - Supplemental Form

2017 MCS-DS Application at the University of Illinois - Supplemental Form

Note: Required Form for MCS-DS applicants

Please provide supplemental information required to complete the application you submitted for the Master of Computer Science in Data Science (MCS-DS) degree program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

This supplemental form must be submitted by the posted application deadline for the term you applied for (by March 15 for Summer 2017 admissions / by May 30 for Fall 2017 admissions).  You are strongly encouraged to submit this form as soon as possible. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

If you have any questions about this form, please contact us at mcs-ds@cs.illinois.edu.

 

 

required1. Semester for which your application was submitted:

required1. Semester for which your application was submitted:

Note: Required Form for MCS-DS applicants

Please provide supplemental information required to complete the application you submitted for the Master of Computer Science in Data Science (MCS-DS) degree program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

This supplemental form must be submitted by the posted application deadline for the term you applied for (by March 15 for Summer 2017 admissions / by May 30 for Fall 2017 admissions).  You are strongly encouraged to submit this form as soon as possible. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

If you have any questions about this form, please contact us at mcs-ds@cs.illinois.edu.

 

 

 

 

answer must be date like mm/dd/yyyy

 

answer must be an email address

 

 

 

answer must be numeric

 

Questions 9 - 15: Please list any prior knowledge gained in the following helpful prerequisite subjects. Coursework in all subject areas is not required for admissions, but can help determine appropriate recommendations for selection of MCS-DS courses (if admitted to the program). In some cases, multiple prerequisites can be satisfied by the same course. Please check all that apply.

Note: For all MOOC courses - URLs must be provided for Certificate of Completion

required9. Data Structures (e.g. linked lists, balanced binary trees, hash tables)

required9. Data Structures (e.g. linked lists, balanced binary trees, hash tables)

Questions 9 - 15: Please list any prior knowledge gained in the following helpful prerequisite subjects. Coursework in all subject areas is not required for admissions, but can help determine appropriate recommendations for selection of MCS-DS courses (if admitted to the program). In some cases, multiple prerequisites can be satisfied by the same course. Please check all that apply.

Note: For all MOOC courses - URLs must be provided for Certificate of Completion

required10. Algorithms (e.g. sorting, breadth first search, complexity, O(N2) v. O(N log N))

required10. Algorithms (e.g. sorting, breadth first search, complexity, O(N2) v. O(N log N))

required11. Object Oriented Programming (e.g. inheritance, constructors, overloading)

required11. Object Oriented Programming (e.g. inheritance, constructors, overloading)

required12. Systems Programming (e.g. including and linking libraries, using a debugging tool)

required12. Systems Programming (e.g. including and linking libraries, using a debugging tool)

required13. Linear Algebra (e.g. working with matrices, solving linear systems)

required13. Linear Algebra (e.g. working with matrices, solving linear systems)

required14. Statistics (e.g. confidence intervals, t-tests)

required14. Statistics (e.g. confidence intervals, t-tests)

required15. Probability (e.g. conditional probabilities, normal distribution)

required15. Probability (e.g. conditional probabilities, normal distribution)

Questions 16 - 21: Please indicate your level of programming experience.

required16. Python

required16. Python

Questions 16 - 21: Please indicate your level of programming experience.

required17. R programming

required17. R programming

required18. MatLab

required18. MatLab

required19. C/C++

required19. C/C++

required20. Java

required20. Java

required22. How did you first learn about the MCS-DS program?

required22. How did you first learn about the MCS-DS program?

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