Grad Track for Undergraduate Students

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering offers the Grad Track for eligible Computer Science and Computer Engineering students. Using the application below, a student can apply for the Grad Track. After being admitted to the Grad Track, students can enroll in up to nine credit hours of 5000-level graduate courses while an undergraduate which will count BOTH toward the undergraduate degree and, later, an MS degree. Clearly, this will put undergraduate students a step ahead in graduate school.

Learn how Grad Track programs work on the college website.


To be eligible to apply, students must meet the following criteria:

  1. Must be a BSCS or BSCE major.
  2. Must have completed at least 75 credit hours.
  3. Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or greater.
  4. Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or greater in CS or CE core courses.

How to apply

To apply, students must

  1. Complete the departmental application form.
  2. Complete the offical UNT application form.
  3. Attach an unofficial UNT transcript.
  4. Attach a statement of purpose.
  5. Request three recommendation letters from CSE faculty members. They must be on letterhead and signed by the faculty member.
  6. Email the completed letters to with "Grad Track recommendation for [Your Name]" in the subject line.

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