Department of Scientific Computing College of Arts and Sciences Florida State University

Department of Scientific Computing College of Arts and Sciences Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
17%
83%
student ratio
30
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
42%
acceptance rate
9 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Computational Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [atmospheric science]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [biochemistry]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [biological science]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [computational science]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [geological science]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [materials science]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [physics]
      Master of Science (MS)
      Professional Science Master's (PSM) [computational molecular biology/bioinformatics]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 9
    • Doctoral Degrees 7
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

42% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 28
    • Accepted 12
    • Acceptance Rate 42
    • Enrolled 7
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, knowledge of at least one object-oriented computing language, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, knowledge of at least one object-oriented computing language, 3 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students30
    • Female Percentage17%
    • Male Percentage83%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students30
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino13%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian53%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian23%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty14
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage14%
    • Male Percentage86%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMorphometrics, mathematical and systems biology, mining proteomic and metabolic data, computational materials research, advanced 4-D Var data-assimilation methods in dynamic meteorology and oceanography, computational fluid dynamics, astrophysics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Scientific Computing

College of Arts and Sciences
Florida State University

400 Dirac Science Library
Tallahassee, FL 32306-4120
United States

Dr. Max Gunzburger

Chair

Phone: 850-644-1010
Email: mgunzburger@fsu.edu

Mr. Mark Howard

Academic Program Specialist

Phone: 850-644-0143
Fax: 850-644-0098
Email: mlhoward@fsu.edu


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