12 months
14400 USD/year
14400 USD/year
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Become an expert in data science and cybersecurity through the Computer Science program at Missouri University of Science and Technology. S&T is the only university in Missouri accredited as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance and Cyber Defense Research. Learn from the best!


Program outline

The Computer Science program at Missouri University of Science and Technology offers emphasis areas in cybersecurity and data science. Cybersecurity is a multi-disciplinary study dedicated to improving the security, reliability and survivability of the nation’s infrastructure. Data science is the study of processes, algorithms, and systems to discover patterns and insights for industrial applications from cybersecurity to healthcare.

Thesis and non-thesis options available.  A total of 31 credit hours of coursework (includes 1 hr. seminar course) is required to complete this degree. For students interested in the thesis option, six of the total credit hours must be in research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Big Data Management and Analytics
  • Big Data Management and Security
  • Computational Intelligence
  • Cyber Security
  • Information Systems and Cloud Computing
  • Wireless Networks and Mobile Systems

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


31 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
144 (verbal)
155 (quantitative)
4 (analytical)

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in related discipline
  • Undergraduate GPA ≥ 3.0
  • GRE V ≥ 144; GRE Q ≥ 155, and GRE WR > 4.0
  • International requirement: TOEFL ≥ 80 or IELTS ≥ 6.5, satisfactory completion of an approved English language Institute program. 
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Unofficial transcripts
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Complete the Online Application. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7200 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    14400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7200 USD per semester during 12 months.


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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