M.Sc. On Campus

Computer Science

Missouri University of Science and Technology

12 months
23520 USD/year
22170 USD/year
7840 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Computer Science department at Missouri University of Science and Technology offers comprehensive M.S. and Ph.D. degree programs that focus on computer network security, software engineering, web databases, wireless systems, intelligent systems, data mining, parallel and distributed processing pervasive computing, computer networks, scientific visualization, and algorithms.


These research activities support the department’s two major areas of excellence: software engineering and critical infrastructure protection.

The Computer Science department at Missouri S&T makes use of both its own computer learning center (CLC) as well as university CLCs. The CLC contains a mix of Linux and Windows computing platform. Class sizes are kept small to facilitate student and faculty interactions. Research laboratories provide support for both undergraduate and graduate students. These laboratories include:
  • Computer Vision and Biomedical Imaging Laboratory
  • Critical Infrastructure Protection Laboratory
  • McDonnell Douglas Software Engineering Laboratory
  • Natural Computation Laboratory
  • Network Research Laboratory
  • NSF Industry-University Research Center on Net-Centric Software Systems Laboratory
  • Pervasive and Mobile Computing Laboratory
  • Social Computing Research Laboratory
  • Web and Wireless Computing (W2C)


It is the policy of the Missouri University of Science and Technology to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status; to prohibit discrimination in recruitment, employment or conditions of employment, including salary and benefits related thereto; to promote employment opportunity and to take affirmative action in this regard.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:
  • Agile Software Development
  • Software Testing And Quality Assurance
  • Object-Oriented Analysis And Design
  • Analysis Of Algorithms
  • Object-Oriented Numerical Modeling
  • Mathematical Logic
  • Regression Analysis
  • Database Systems
  • Introduction To Artificial Intelligence
  • Database Systems
  • Evolutionary Computing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A submitted online application
  • $75 non-refundable application fee
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts (in English) from all colleges and universities attended. All unofficial copies of transcripts and scores can be uploaded to your online application for S&T to review. Upon arrival on campus, you must request that an official copy of your transcript(s) to be sent to us directly from your previous university’s registrar's office and all official scores reported directly from the respective testing agency. Once we receive the official documents, we will verify them. If there are any discrepancies between the unofficial documents you submitted, Missouri S&T will withdraw your admission and you will not be allowed to apply to S&T in the future.
  • A statement of purpose
  • A resume or curriculum vitae

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23520 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    22170 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22170 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    7840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7840 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Missouri City

1036 - 1920 USD /month
Living costs

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


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