M.Sc. On Campus

Computer Science

University of North Carolina Greensboro

24 months
1715 USD/credit
1715 USD/credit
653 USD/credit
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Master of Science  in Computer Science is designed to build computer science depth and research competence, to prepare students for advanced careers in computing fields. University of North Carolina Greensboro students completing the M.S. degree are also well-prepared for doctoral study in computer science.


Current University of North Carolina Greensboro Computer Science faculty have active research programs in database and knowledge-base systems, human-computer interaction, image processing, computational complexity theory, theory of computation, natural language processing, algorithms, and cryptography and security in computing.

Attendance policy

Regular class attendance is the student’s responsibility and privilege of University education. Students should plan their travel to ensure they do not miss the first day of classes and scheduled lectures. If you are an international student who is planning to enter into the United States after the regular semester starts, you may want to contact the International Programs Center to discuss travel authorization prior to your arrival at your port of entry. As a department policy, we will not issue any notification granting permission to students to miss classes.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Computer Graphics
  • Digital Image Processing
  • Numerical Analysis and Computing
  • Bioinformatics
  • Artificial Intelligence

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their application one month prior to the posted departmental deadline.


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete online graduate school application  
  • GRE scores from a test taken within the past 5 years 
  • Three letters of recommendation (at least one of which should be an academic reference) 
  • Resume or curriculum vitae detailing work experience, volunteer experience, and research background 
  • Personal statement that outlines professional goals (see below for a description)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1715 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1715 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    653 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 653 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Greensboro

1001 - 1540 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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