24 months
24980 USD/year
24980 USD/year
8060 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The M.S. in Computer Science program of Boise State University allows a student to specialize deeper in the field of Computer Science.


One of the more recent fields of academic study, computer science is fundamental in today’s digital world. Almost every major challenge facing our world is turning to computing for a solution, from conquering disease to eliminating hunger, from improving education to protecting the environment.

Key facts:

As a graduate student in the Computer Science program of Boise State University, you can take advantage of:

  • Small classes taught by highly regarded faculty members
  • Opportunities to participate in cutting edge research
  • A collegial department atmosphere, where students and faculty interact frequently

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computing Foundations For Computational Science 
  • Databases 
  • Advanced Topics In Databases 
  • Web Development 
  • Mobile Application Development 
  • Inclusive Strategies For Teaching Computer Science To Women And Minorities 
  • Design And Analysis Of Algorithms 
  • Computer Networks 
  • Parallel Computing 
  • Advanced Programming Languages 
  • Data Science 
  • Machine Learning 
  • Large-scale Data Analysis 
  • Natural Language Processing 
  • Information Retrieval 
  • Recommender Systems And Online Personalization 
  • Social Media Mining 
  • Quantitative Computer Architecture 
  • Computer Security 
  • Programming Language Translation 
  • Advanced Topics In Compilation 
  • Advanced Operating Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have either a baccalaureate degree in computer science, or a baccalaureate degree in a related field plus substantial course work and/or professional experience in computer science, with an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24980 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    24980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24980 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    8060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8060 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Boise

810 - 1310 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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