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Systems Science

Binghamton University

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
24755 USD/year
24755 USD/year
13195 USD/year
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About

The MS in systems science emphasizes the complementary use of mathematical, computational and heuristic approaches to solving systems problems. Both thesis and non-thesis options are available.

Overview

The Systems Science graduate program at Binghamton University offers a unique, internationally recognized, highly transdisciplinary learning and research experience that provides you with concepts, principles and methods for understanding, modeling, analyzing, optimizing and improving various forms of complex systems. Such systems thinking and problem solving skills will be an invaluable asset when you blaze a new trail in any scientific, engineering, business, or management profession, within today's increasingly complex world.

The MS in Systems Science (MS SS) has the following requirements: students must complete at least 30 credit hours for a degree with a thesis, or at least 33 credit hours for a degree without a thesis. The required coursework includes computational tools, introduction to systems science, applied probability and statistics, modeling and simulation or collective dynamics of complex systems, and four approved electives plus 6 credits of thesis work (for thesis option) or six approved electives plus 3 credits of a termination project (for non-thesis option). At least one elective must be a 600-level course.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Computational Tools
  • Introduction to Systems Science
  • Introduction to Applied Probability and Statistics
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Collective Dynamics of Complex Systems
  • Systems Problem Solving
  • Applied Soft Computing
  • Fuzzy Sets, Fuzzy Logic and Fuzzy Systems
  • Foundations of Neural Networks

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

All applicants must submit:
  • Online application
  • Transcript(s)
  • Personal statement
  • Résumé or curriculum vitae (CV)
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Official GRE or GMAT scores, unless otherwise specified by program
  • Any program-specific application materials, such as writing or work samples, licenses or certifications, and test scores
International students must also submit:
  • International Student Financial Statement (ISFS) form
  • Supporting financial documentation
  • Proof of English proficiency (including TOEFL, IELTS and PTE Academic scores)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24755 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24755 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    24755 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24755 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    13195 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13195 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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