Master of Computer Science
Earn your Master's degree from our top-ranked Department of Computer Science without leaving home. Lectures captured as they are presented in class are made available online for your convenience. Up to 12 credit hours taken prior to admission will count toward the degree with departmental approval.
Summer or Fall - January 15
Spring - October 15
Minimum undergraduate GPA -3.2/4.0
Three letters of recommendation
Statement of purpose
Complete Graduate College application with $70 fee for domestic applicants or $90 fee for international applicants.
TOEFL scores for international applicants
Submit official transcripts from all previous colleges attended (not just where degrees conferred).Non-degree candidates may enroll in CS courses on a credit or non-credit basis.
Twelve hours of credit may be petitioned to transfer after the student is admitted to the degree program and has completed eight hours of study from the University of Illinois.