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Computer Science

The City University of New York

12 months
Duration
855 USD/credit
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About

The study of Computer Science at Queens College from The City University of New York is a springboard to any field that uses computers and computation for data analysis (Big Data) and for scientific discovery—from financial services to health care.

Overview

The dynamic and growing field of computer science provides opportunities for intellectual activity, research, and future employment. The aim of the Computer Science master’s program is to prepare students for professional careers in private industry, government, and academe. For those who seek academic careers and opportunities for more advanced research, the master’s program may constitute a significant portion of the PhD program offered by the CUNY Graduate Center. 

Learning outcomes

The Master of Arts in Computer Science at The City University of New York includes courses in four areas of study: software, theoretical foundations, hardware, and mathematical applications and algorithms. The software area is the primary focus of the program, and includes courses in fundamental algorithms, software design, database systems, distributed software systems, operating systems, compiler design, graphics, information organization and retrieval, and artificial intelligence. 

The Theoretical Foundations courses include the mathematical treatment of such topics as formal language theory, automata theory, and computability theory. The Hardware area course offerings cover topics including computer systems design, networking principles, and distributed hardware systems. The Mathematical Applications and Algorithms area includes courses covering sequential and parallel numerical algorithms, applications of probability and statistics to the study of hardware and software systems, and principles of simulation and modeling.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Algorithms
  • Software Design
  • Database Systems
  • Distributed Computing
  • Computer Graphics
  • Computability and Complexity

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling Admission until August 1

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
61

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
61

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 3 letters of recommendation, official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions, and a 500-word essay
  • GRE is not required for this program

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    855 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    855 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.

Resident: 

  • Full-time - $5,545/semester
  • Part-time - $470/credit

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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