The MS degree in Computer Science program at the University of Pittsburgh requires 30 credits of formal coursework, including either a thesis or project. The MS Thesis option allows students with an interest in computer science research to complete 24 credits of coursework plus six credits of faculty-supervised research, and concludes with the defense of a written thesis presenting the results of their original research.
The project option allows students to pursue applications of their coursework within the context of a faculty-supervised project; this option requires the completion of 27 credits of coursework plus three credits of work on a faculty-supervised project. In either case, the MS in Computer Science in typically earned over a period of two academic years.
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- Design and Analysis of Algorithms
- Theory of Computation
- Algorithm Design
- Introduction to Theory of Computation
- Computer Architecture
- Compiler Design
- 24 months
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DisciplinesComputer Sciences Software Engineering View 788 other Masters in Computer Sciences in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Applications for graduate study must be completed and submitted entirely online.
- We do not need official transcripts unless you are admitted.
- Your application will be available for review by the department once all the evaluator’s letters are submitted and all the transcripts are uploaded.
- We do require the GRE general exam although we do not have a minimum score requirement.
International39898 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 39898 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National39898 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 39898 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
In-State23530 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 23530 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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