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Computer Science

Program Description

The graduate program in Computer Science provides advanced instruction and training and research opportunities to prepare students for careers in business, industry, academia and government agencies. The program reflects state-of-the-art knowledge in major theoretical and applied aspects of computation.

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Degrees Offered:


Tracks/Concentrations:  N/A

Department:  Computer Science & Electrical Engineering

Part-Time or Full-Time:  Full-time, Part-Time

Online or On Campus:  On Campus

Accelerated Program

Admissions Requirements

GRE General Test required (waiver option available)
Strong background in computer science and mathematics courses; see Graduate Catalog for detailed list of required background courses; Ph.D. applicants strong recommended to have M.S. degree in computer science

Term of Admission: Fall and Spring

Domestic Application Deadlines:
Fall Admission: January 1 (for financial consideration), June 1
Spring Admission: June 1 (for financial consideration), November 1

International Application Deadlines:
Fall Admission: January 1
Spring Admission: June 1

Contact Us

Main Contact Info: 410-455-3000 (UMBC)

Graduate Program Director:

Charles Nicholas, 410-455-2594,

Graduate Program Coordinator:

Keara Fliggins, 410-455-3000,

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