Computer Science MS Degree
Tracks: Thesis, Professional
Hours: Thesis - 30, Professional - 36
Time to Degree: Can be completed in 2 years
College: Soules College of Business
Total Program Tuition Cost: Estimated tuition for full-time, in-state on-campus enrollment is $16,560. Tuition varies by delivery method and hours taken per semester. Calculate your estimated tuition with the tuition calculator.
Scholarships/Financial Support Available: Yes
Certificate Options: Yes
Student Research Opportunities Available: Yes
*Applicants to computer science must have an undergraduate major in computer science or course work in computer science including the content of COSC 1337, COSC 2315 and COSC 2336 or equivalent and six hours of calculus.
Computer Science does not require transcript evaluations for foreign degrees unless specifically requested by the program.
Test Score Required: The CS Department requires a satisfactory score on the General Test (verbal, analytical, and quantitative) of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
Additional requirements for applicants with bachelor’s degrees from foreign institutions include Proof of English Proficiency as outlined here.
GPA: A satisfactory grade point average on all prior advanced-level (junior, senior and graduate) work taken.
Letters of Recommendation: No
Statement of Purpose: No
Resume/Curriculum Vitae: No
Admissions Essay: No
Deadlines: University deadlines apply. Summer admission is not offered to international applicants.
Career Outlook: According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment for computer network systems administrators is expected to increase by 30% in this decade, which is decidedly faster than growth anticipated in other sectors. A master’s in computer science is a common degree requirement for those who hold network and systems administrator positions. Employment prospects for network systems and data communications analysts look even more favorable with an expected 53% job growth. For more information, visit Occupational Outlook Handbook - Computer and Information Technology Occupations.
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Department of Computer Science
3900 University Blvd.
Tyler, Tx 75799
M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
800 UT TYLER