Computer Science, M.Sc. | Arkansas State University | Jonesboro, United States
12 months
15194 USD/year
15194 USD/year
8546 USD/year
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The Computer Science program at Arkansas State University is designed to strengthen the background of the student in advanced computing concepts involving computational problem solving and complex programming environments.


Program Description

The Computer Science program at Arkansas State University covers topics in algorithms, computation theory, and advanced programming systems.  Students are expected to be able to construct complex software solutions for a variety of problems and systems.  Electives allow the student to focus studies in several areas, including parallel and distributed systems and programming, bioinformatics, and graphics.

Emphasis areas

  • Cyber Security
  • Data Science
  • High Performance Computing

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Automata Theory
  • Computer Networks
  • Parallel Processing
  • Distributed Systems
  • Heterogeneous Computing
  • Analysis of Algorithms

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of 18 undergraduate hours in Computer Science
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0
  • A minimum GRE combined verbal and quantitative score of 290
  • Three Letters of Reference
  • A Statement of Educational Objectives and Career Goals
  • Application to Graduate School accompanied by Application Fee
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate coursework from all colleges and universities attended
  • Immunization record including MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15194 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7597 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    15194 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7597 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8546 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4273 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Jonesboro

770 - 1180 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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