The Master of Science (MS) is designed to build computer science depth and research competence, and to prepare students for advanced careers in computing fields. Students completing the MS degree are also well prepared for doctoral study in computer science.
The program offers opportunities for students to work alongside faculty who are conducting cutting-edge research in bioinformatics, virtual reality, big data, artificial intelligence, security, and much more.
After graduation, students can expect to either enter a PhD program, leading to a career in academia, or to receive employment as a:
Minimum Entry Requirements
Entry requirements in the following areas may be met through coursework, evidence of use of the required skills and knowledge on the job, or an examination:
Degree Type: Master's
College/School: College of Arts and Sciences
Program Type: Major
Class Type: In Person
Dr. Shan Suthaharan
Director of Graduate Studies
Department of Computer Science