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Computer and Information Science

University of Michigan - Dearborn

Ph.D. On Campus
12 months
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890 USD/year
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About

The Ph.D. Computer and Information Science program at University of Michigan - Dearborn addresses the growing need for meaningful research in computer and information science as well as computational professionals with advanced knowledge and technical skills. 

Overview

The Computer and Information Science program at University of Michigan - Dearborn is a full-time, research-based degree designed to address the growing needs of society for scientific and engineering professionals with advanced knowledge, technical skills and abilities to conduct original and high-quality translational research in Computer and Information Science.

Program goals

Learning Goal 1: Students will have the necessary analytical skills that enable them to develop creative solutions for complex computer and information science problems.

Learning Goal 2: Students will have the ability to conduct high-quality original basic and translational research in areas of computer and information science.

Learning Goal 3: Students will be well prepared for the varied responsibilities and opportunities of research careers in areas of computer and information science.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Algorithm Design and Analysis (required)
  • Dynamical Systems
  • Integral Equations
  •  First Course in Modern Algebra
  • Finite Difference Methods for Differential Equations
  • Approximation of Functions
  • Finite Element Methods for Differential Equations
  •  Stochastic Processes

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

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.
3.2

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated 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.
84
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to the Ph.D. degree is offered to exceptional students who have completed, with distinction, a Bachelor’s or a master’s degree in computer and information science or a closely related field. Working engineers can be accepted with a master’s degree. All students are required to submit an application to be considered for the admission into the program.
  • A bachelor’s or master's degree in engineering, applied mathematics, computer science, or physical science, from an accredited program.
  •  To be eligible for the program students are required to have completed three semesters or 12 credit hours of calculus and a course in linear algebra.
  •  A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher on a 4-point scale for the B.S. degree and 3.5 or higher on a 4-point scale for the master’s degree.
  • All students are required to submit valid official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    890 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 445 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    890 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 445 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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