12 months
33245 USD/year
33245 USD/year
18143 USD/year
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Graduate courses in the Computer Networking program of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) will expose students to key applications and research areas in the network and distributed systems field.


Degree Requirements

Three undergraduate elective courses complement the basic background of the Computer Networking program of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) with concepts in security, sensors and wireless communications.

Two graduate courses cover the Internet and emerging sensor embedded systems, while recommended electives probe different applications domains to include wireless mobile networks, security, network management, distributed P2P systems, and multimedia applications.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Probability and Statistics
  • Computer Networking Fundamentals
  • Network Protocol and Systems Software Design for Wireless and Mobile
  • Computer Security
  • Energy-Aware Computing and Cyber Physical Systems
  • Internet Architecture and Protocols

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits

Quarter Unites



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics, chemistry, or the equivalent
  • A GPA of 3.0 in the last two years of undergraduate coursework
  • GRE test scores (can be waived for well qualified applicants–please e-mail to inquire)
  • TOEFL/IELTS (Required for international applicants)

Tuition Fee

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    33245 USD/year
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  • National

    33245 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 33245 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    18143 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 18143 USD per year during 12 months.


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