M.Sc. On Campus

Computer Science

The University of Alabama

24 months
30250 USD/year
30250 USD/year
10780 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The University of Alabama's Computer Science Department offers interdisciplinary graduate programs leading to master’s and doctoral degrees.


Key Features

Students in the Computer Science master’s degree program at The University of Alabama may pursue either a thesis or non-thesis option.Research activity in the department includes active investigations in software engineering, cyber security, big data analytics, distributed autonomy and human-computer interaction, networking and its applications, and computer science education.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Computer Security
  • Computer Graphics
  • Database Management Systems
  • Autonomous Robotics
  • Database Management
  • Cryptography and Data Security
  • Programming Languages
  • Software Interface Design
  • Software Design and Development
  • Testing and Quality Assurance
  • Compiler Construction
  • Software Engineering

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Rolling admission.


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An online application form
  • Application fee payment
  • Statement of purpose
  • Unofficial admission scores (GRE, GMAT, MAT or MCAT; if required by the department)
  • Unofficial transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Language scores (non-native English speakers)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    30250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15125 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    30250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15125 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    10780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5390 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Tuscaloosa

850 - 1300 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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