I. These two essays are for applying the Master of Science in Computer Science–Align at Northeastern University. This program is for non-computer science degree holders with no previous programming experience.
II. Below is the requirement of these two essays:
◆ Essay 1 : Align students often cite the critical importance of perseverance – the capacity to keep iterating and working a problem. Tell us about a time you had to persevere? How has that shaped your career trajectory?
◆ Essay 2 : Some of our students wish to take their passion and combine it with tech; others wish to leave their past experiences behind and dive head-first into the computer science world. What drives your transition into tech?