M.Sc. On Campus

Computer Science

San José State University

12 months
7852 USD/year
7852 USD/year
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Computer Science from San José State University provides greater depth in computer science for more advanced positions in industry or teaching at the community college level.


Computer Science from San José State University Applicants must submit a complete graduate application by applying through Cal State Apply and meet all the university admission requirements. 


Applicants apply separately to the department to obtain admission into the Computer Science program. See the GAPE Graduate Admissions website and this Catalog for general information about graduate admissions at SJSU.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Advanced Programming Language Principles
  • Theory of Computation
  • Design and Analysis of Algorithms
  • Randomized Algorithms and Applications
  • Advanced Computer Architecture
  • Computer Communication Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Earn the equivalent of a U.S. 3.0 grade point average (GPA) or an average of “B” grades.
  • SJSU will convert your international grading scale to the equivalent of a U.S. GPA as needed in order to evaluate your application for admission. 
  •  Successfully complete three years of college preparatory mathematics with a minimum grade of “C-” or better.
  •  Submit official test scores from an approved English language proficiency test (TOEFL, IELTS or PTE).
  • Score reports must be sent directly to SJSU from the testing institution. SJSU will not accept score reports sent by the applicant or agency on behalf of the applicant.
  • Submit partial official secondary school (high school) transcripts and final transcripts.

Tuition Fee

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Living costs for Rohnert Park

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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