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Computational Science and Engineering

Rice University

12 months
52070 USD/year
52070 USD/year
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The Professional Master's of Computational Science and Engineering (MCAAM) is an advanced, professional degree program from Rice University designed for students interested in a technical career in industry or business. 


The Computational Science and Engineering program at Rice University provides students with a fundamental understanding of computational and applied mathematics tools that are essential to tackle complex problems in science, engineering and business. 

Key Features

  • The MCAAM degree does not require a thesis.
  • It takes one and a half to two years to complete an MCAAM degree when studying full time. 
  • One hundred percent of MCAAM graduates received employment offers before they graduate.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Computational Science 
  • Numerical Analysis 
  • Iterative Methods for Systems of Equations and Unconstrained Optimization
  • Linear and Integer Programming
  • Partial Differential Equations 
  • Modeling Mathematical Physics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Fee
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Official Transcripts
  • GRE Scores
  • TOEFL Scores (if applicable)

Tuition Fee

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    52070 USD/year
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    52070 USD/year
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Living costs for Houston

1067 - 1950 USD /month
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