The Computer Science program of Drexel University fosters an in-depth understanding of core and advanced topics, teaching you how to use the latest tools to model and solve real world problems. The curriculum provides a solid foundation and training for practicing computational scientists, computer specialists and software engineers looking to advance their careers in business, industry or government.
Faculty interests and expertise include: applied algorithms and data structures, artificial intelligence and intelligent systems, cognitive modeling, computer graphics, computer science education, computer vision, distributed systems, high performance computing, human-computer interaction, networking and security, scientific computation, and software engineering.
- Rigorous study in computer science with courses covering topics essential for today's practicing professional
- An experienced faculty comprised of successful computer science professionals recognized nationally for their professional achievements and scholarly work
- A highly interactive curriculum designed to challenge and engage, yet remain flexible and convenient for busy working professionals
- Electives may be chosen from courses in Electrical Engineering, Information Science and Technology, and other Drexel departments to diversify your skill set
Students who earn an MS in Computer Science may move into senior roles as software engineers or developers. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, demand for software developers is projected to increase 17% by 2024 (faster than the average growth rate of 7%). The median wage for Software Developers is $102,280 (according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics).
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- Data Structures and Algorithms
- Theory of Computation
- Algorithmic Game Theory
- Approximation Algorithms
- Computational Geometry
- Database Theory
- 12 months
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DisciplinesComputer Sciences Artificial Intelligence View 148 other Masters in Computer Sciences in United States
- A four-year bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in the United States or an equivalent international institution
- A minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 for the last two years of undergraduate work
- A completed application
- Scores from the General Aptitude Test of the GRE
- Official transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attended
- One letter of recommendation, two suggested (academic, professional, or both)
- A 500 word essay on why you wish to pursue the program
- If you've previously attended college outside of the United States, an official course-by-course transcript evaluation may be required
- International Applicants whose first or native language is not English must take the TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE (Pearsons)
International1342 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1342 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
National1342 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1342 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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