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Computer Science

University of Georgia

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
25186 USD/year
25186 USD/year
8878 USD/year
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About

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Georgia is a department with energetic and creative professors whose interests cover many of the growing or emerging research areas in computer science. Over the past several years the number and quality of the faculty and the graduate students have increased. 

Overview

The department has formed various research groups and labs and several of them have significant external funding. Particular strengths include theory, systems, information systems, and artificial intelligence.

The MS degree in Computer Science at the University of Georgia is a comprehensive program of study intended to give qualified and motivated students a thorough foundation in the theory, methodology, and techniques of computer science. Students who successfully complete this program of study will have a grasp of the principles and foundations of computer science. They will be prepared to pursue higher academic goals, including the PhD degree. They will obtain skills and experience in up-to-date approaches to analysis, design, implementation, validation, and documentation of computer software and hardware. With these skills they will be well qualified for technical, professional, or managerial positions in government, business, industry, and education. 

Admission to this program is selective: consideration for admission into the MS program requires a baccalaureate degree preferably with a major in computer science or an allied discipline, Graduate Record Examination (GRE) test scores, three letters of recommendation, and a one-page personal statement outlining the applicant’s background, achievements, and future goals. Though not required for admission, the subject test in computer science must be taken before completing the MS degree. Students with insufficient background in computer science must take undergraduate computer science courses in addition to their graduate program to remedy any deficiencies.

Programme Structure

  • Admission to this program is selective: consideration for admission into the MS program requires a baccalaureate degree preferably with a major in computer science or an allied discipline, Graduate Record Examination (GRE) test scores, three letters of recommendation, and a one-page personal statement outlining the applicant’s background, achievements, and future goals. 
  • Though not required for admission, the subject test in computer science must be taken before completing the MS degree. Students with insufficient background in computer science must take undergraduate computer science courses in addition to their graduate program to remedy any deficiencies.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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.
80
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission and Application Procedures
  • Readmission Procedures
  • Deferring an Application
  • Application Fee
  • McNair Scholars Program
  • Transcripts and Academic Records
  • Entrance Test Scores
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Non-Degree or Transient Status
  • Application Forms
  • Summary of Materials

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25186 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12593 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    25186 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12593 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    8878 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4439 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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