Formal Admission to PSU • Required for any transcript evaluation • Required for admission to CS Dept./Maseeh College • Admitted Postbacs receive registration priority over most all other students (except seniors) • Usually a 4-6 week process • Advising will not be available until you have been officially admitted to PSU.
How do I apply to PSU?How Do I Apply to PSU?Go to: http://www.pdx.edu/admissions/postbaccalaureate-applicant Found under Admissions Become a Student Postbaccalaureate Applicant
University Requirements to earn a Bachelor of Science degree • Must complete bachelor of science requirements if previous degree was not a bachelor of science • No general education is required • If first degree was from a University where instruction was not in English then WR 323 is required for graduation.
Admitted to PSU, What’s Next?Contact me, Barbara, at firstname.lastname@example.org and give me your PSU ID number. I will request a postbac transfer evaluation IF you intend to obtain a second bachelor’s degree ANDwant to use classes from your first degree toward your CS degree.
Postbac Transfer Evaluations Usually take about 10 days to complete May not be adequate: • for classes taken outside of Oregon • for classes which are not on Transferology (https://transferology.com/school/pdx).
Steps for further transcript evaluation Gather all: • Class syllabi and samples of graded exams/homework from classes you wish to transfer (science, math, technical writing and speech classes) that are not on U.Select. • Department contacts will provide a more detailed evaluation. These classes must be visible on your DARS for further evaluation to take place.
Email syllabi and work samples, include PSU ID number and major to: • Chemistry: Prof. Gwen Schusterman at email@example.com • Physics: Prof. Andrew Rice at firstname.lastname@example.org • Tech writing: Prof. Tracy Dillon at email@example.com • Speech/Communication: Prof. Cynthia-Lou Coleman at firstname.lastname@example.org • Math syllabi should be directed to me and I will refer them to the math adviser. • Please cc me (email@example.com) so I know this is in progress.
CS Advising Visits • Bring current printout of DARS • Know your PSU ID number • Any course plans we have created together
Admission Deadlines • Fall Admission deadline: July 1 • Spring Admission deadline: Feb 1 CS Application is found on CS webpage (www.cs.pdx.edu) under: Programs Undergraduate Undergraduate Forms