The mission of the Masters Program in Computer Science is to provide a leading-edge, adaptable and relevant computer science education that produces high-demand, highly sought after professionals capable of thriving in challenging, advanced technical environments demanded in today's highly evolving business world.
Our philosophy is simple and straight-forward: we strive to offer a personalized, flexible, challenging, and rewarding graduate program that covers the essentials of contemporary applied computer science. In doing so, we emphasize on the enduring foundations of the field and we adhere to a pragmatic style of instruction, blending the best of the art and the science of computing.
The coursework in our program represents a realistic balance between the foundation courses and the applied courses. We also are offering more and more innovative courses to keep up with the fast-paced world of IT including Mobile Application Development and Android courses.
Do you have what it takes to get your Masters in Computer Science from the University of Chicago?
Admission to the Masters in Computer Science program is based on careful review of the numerous components of the application including your resume, references, test scores, personal statement of purpose and other items. Since many prospective students have varying backgrounds in computer science education and experience as well as career paths, we take numerous components into consideration for acceptance. Learn more about applying to the program.