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Computer and Information Science

University of Michigan - Dearborn

60 months
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870 USD/credit 6264 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 included

  • 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
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.2

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.
  • One course in data structures, one course in computer organization, one course in operating systems, and one course in calculus-based probability and statistics.
  • 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.
  • GRE general test scores are no longer included in the admissions process for Rackham’s doctoral programs as of the 2022–2023 admissions cycle.
  • Required minimum overall scores are 84 for Internet-Based TOEFL, 6.5 for IELTS.
  • Three letters of recommendation, at least one of which must come from former faculty.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6264 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 870 USD per credit during 60 months.
  • National

    6264 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 870 USD per credit during 60 months.
  • In-State

    6264 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 870 USD per credit during 60 months.

Living costs for Dearborn

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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