M.Sc. On Campus

Computer Science

University of Chicago

12 months
6157 USD/module
6157 USD/module
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Masters Program in Computer Science (MPCS) at University of Chicago offers a comprehensive and professionally-oriented computer science education that combines the foundations of computer science with the applied and in-demand skills necessary for careers in technology. 


The Computer Science master program at University of Chicago is especially well suited for students interested in Data Analytics, High Performance Computing, Information Security, Mobile Computing and Software Engineering.

Key Features 

  • The coursework in our program represents a realistic balance between CS foundational theory and applied technical courses. Core classes include Programming, Algorithms and Systems coursework.
  • Electives include new and innovative courses to keep up with the fast-paced world of technology including courses in Software Engineering, Big Data, Data Analytics, Machine Learning, High Performance Computing, Mobile Application Development, Web Development, Cloud Computing and Information Security.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Architecture
  • Concepts of Programming
  • iOS Application Development
  • Mathematics for Computer Science: Discrete Mathematics
  • Trading Systems Design
  • Web Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application
  • Select Program of Study
  • Essay questions
  • Resume/CV
  • Three recommendation letters
  • Official GRE or GMAT scores
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS scores (if required)
  • Transcripts
  • Application Fee of $90

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6157 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6157 USD per module during 12 months.
  • National

    6157 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6157 USD per module during 12 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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