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Computer Science

University of North Carolina Charlotte

M.Sc.
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The Department of Computer Science encompasses areas of traditional computer science but also has efforts in broader areas of computing, analytics, and informatics. These include cutting edge efforts in visualization/visual analytics, serious games, and knowledge systems/discovery. The breadth of CS is revealed in both its curriculum and research.

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Overview

The objective of the computer science program leading to the Master of Science degree is to provide students advanced skills and knowledge in planning, design, implementation, testing and management of computer systems and applications. These skills form good foundations for doctoral study, research or teaching in computer science, and are necessary for dealing with problems encountered in various computer applications in business, industry, and governmental agencies for those holding related technical or managerial positions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Software System Design and Implementation
  • Algorithms & Data Structures
  • Survey of Programming Languages
  • Computer System Architecture
  • Big Data Analytics for Competitive Advantage
  • Knowledge Based Systems
  • Visual Databases
  • Database Systems
  • Advanced Topics in Database Systems
  • Data Warehousing
  • Cloud Computing for Data Analysis
  • Advanced Topics in Knowledge Discovery in Databases
  • Parallel Computing
  •  Grid Computing

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

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.
2 (required)
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
83 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

1. Prerequisites

+ Math Requirement:

  • Calculus (6 hours)
  • Linear Algebra or Statistics
  • Discrete Mathematics

+ Computer Science Requirement:

  • Programming Languages
  • Data Structures
  • Computer Architecture or Operating Systems

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10228 USD/year
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  • National

    3511 USD/year
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Funding

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