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Computer Science

Texas A&M San Antonio

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
11328 USD/year
11328 USD/year
1200 USD/year
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About

The objective of the Master of Science in Computer Science program (MSCS) from Texas A&M San Antonio is to prepare graduate students with the necessary knowledge and skill components in current computing and information systems, as required by business, government, and academic research.

Overview

Specific current technology fields include courses in cyber security, mobile computing, big-data systems, cloud-based systems, and enterprise systems. 

The Computer Science program from Texas A&M San Antonio is designed to meet the needs of current working professionals, who want to get a graduate degree to stay abreast of the changing field of computing, as well as those with a recent bachelor’s degree to advance their knowledge and skills for a career in computing and cyber security.

MSCS Degree Requirements

The MSCS degree can be completed by doing 36 hours of course work for non-thesis students or 30 hours of course work for thesis students. 

Required course (CSCI 5391 – Graduate Seminar, 3 credits) will be taken in the last semester before graduation where a  non-thesis student will complete a major project and presentation to demonstrate the knowledge and skills required of a Masters level education in computer science. 

Required course (CSCI 5395) will be taken in the last two semesters (6 credit hours, 3 credits for each semester) before graduation where a thesis student will complete thesis and defense to demonstrate the thesis required of a Masters level education in computer science.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Database Systems
  • Computer Networks
  • Software Project Management
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Software Engineering
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Information Assurance and Risk Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students with an undergraduate major in computer science with an average GPA of 3.0/4.0 or better on all prior advanced-level (junior, senior, and graduate) math and computer science related work taken from an accredited institution. 
  • Students below an average GPA of 3.0 but greater than 2.5 may be granted conditional admission.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11328 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5664 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    11328 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5664 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    1200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 600 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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