Computer Science, M.Sc. | The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley | Texas City, United States
12 months
Duration
15676 USD/year
15676 USD/year
8332 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science (MS) in Computer Science at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley provides students a strong foundation in the core computer science areas, together with advanced study of specialized topics in computing.

Overview

Students in the Computer Science from The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley work closely with faculty members and may select to complete either a thesis or project. The thesis option entails three semesters' study under the direction of a faculty member in which the student gains an understanding of an area of current research and contributes to the state of the art in that area. 

Key Features 

  • The thesis option is chosen by students seeking to be involved in the Department's research efforts. 
  • The project option provides an application-oriented experience completed in a single semester and is typically a software project supervised by the department's faculty members.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Open Problems in Computer Science and Information Technology
  • Seminar in Computer Science
  • Design and Analysis of Algorithms
  • Advanced Computer Architecture
  • Computer Science
  • Numerical Methods
  • Advanced Database Design and Implementation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling admission for national students.

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a bachelor’s degree in another field and courses and/or experience that prepare the applicant for graduate work in Computer Science or Information Technology.
  • Undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Official transcripts from each institution attended (must be submitted directly to UTRGV).
  • Letter of Intent detailing professional goals and reasons for pursuing the graduate degree.
  • Resume.
  • GRE General Test. GRE test scores are valid for 5 years. A waiver of the GRE requirement will be granted to applicants who show proof of completing a graduate degree (master’s or doctoral).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7838 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    15676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7838 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8332 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4166 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Texas City

882 - 1634 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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