Graduate Advisor: Barun Chandra, Associate Professor, Ph.D., University of Chicago
Graduate Admissions Coordinator: Tahany Fergany, Professor, Ph.D., University of Connecticut
This program provides advanced professional training in computer science and gives students a diversity of experience and subject matter through its distribution, concentration, elective, and project requirements. Its broad scope recognizes the continuing development of computing disciplines and applications, and allows students to prepare for these areas. The program enables students to enter, or advance in, the computing profession or an allied field, along a variety of career paths. It can also prepare students for further graduate study.
This program is designed to accommodate students with no prior programming experience as well as those who already hold an undergraduate degree in computer science. Applicants are expected to demonstrate that they have completed a baccalaureate degree and a course in college algebra prior to enrolling. Submission of GRE scores is not required.