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Computer Science 

South Dakota State University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
648 USD/credit
648 USD/credit
337 USD/credit
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About

The Computer Science program at South Dakota State University  prepares graduates for positions in the design and development of computer systems and applications in business and industry and for scientific positions in industrial or academic computing research.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

This Computer Science program at South Dakota State University  will be a good fit if you:

  • Have a strong foundation in mathematics and computer science
  • Want to conduct research in the field
  • Like to solve complicated puzzles
  • Have a strong work ethic
  • Work well independently and as part of a team

Career Opportunities

  • Information assurance software developer
  • Developer/designer of games and virtual environments
  • Software engineer
  • Operating systems and network administrator
  • Software architect
  • Bioinformatics specialist
  • Information technology specialist
  • Systems analyst
  • Database administrator
  • Teacher at the college level

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Design and Analysis of Computer Algorithms 
  • Structure and Design of Programming Languages 
  • Theory of Computation (COM) 
  • Software Engineering Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

30 alternative credits

30/32/36 credit hours

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
5.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 to receive unconditional admission. 
  • A professional academic transcript evaluation for degrees earned outside the United States(This requirement cannot be waived unless your highest degree was earned or will be earned in the U.S. prior to enrollment at SDSU).
    • If you are completing your bachelor's degree at the time of application, you may submit an incomplete evaluation. If you are accepted, a complete transcript and/or evaluation with completed degree will be required by the end of your first semester of coursework.
  • Official U.S. transcripts where a degree is earned (or will be earned), and official U.S. transcripts where graduate level coursework has been taken.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    648 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 648 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    648 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 648 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    337 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 337 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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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