Telecommunications and Networking Program School of Information Sciences University of Pittsburgh

Telecommunications and Networking Program School of Information Sciences University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
24%
76%
student ratio
74
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
71%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Telecommunications And Networking Certificate
      Master of Science in Telecommunications (MST)
    • Information Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [telecommunications]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 31
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 1
    • * 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? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

71% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 132
    • Accepted 94
    • Acceptance Rate 71
    • Enrolled 24
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline September 15th June 15th Yes
    • Spring deadline September 15th June 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, GMAT, undergraduate degree with minimum GPA of 3.0; previous course work in computer programming, and calculus, and probability
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, GMAT, master's degree; minimum GPA of 3.3; course work in computer programming (2 languages), and differential and integral calculus, and probability and statistics
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesMSIS, MST from accredited university
    • 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 submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students74
    • Female Percentage24%
    • Male Percentage76%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students74
    • Part-time Percentage9%
    • Full-time Percentage91%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian56%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian22%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown22%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty7
    • Full-time Percentage57%
    • Part-time Percentage43%
    • Female Percentage14%
    • Male Percentage86%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTelecommunication systems, telecommunications policy, network design and management, wireless information systems, network security
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Telecommunications and Networking Program

School of Information Sciences
University of Pittsburgh

4200 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
United States

Dr. David Tipper

Program Chair

Phone: 412-624-9421
Fax: 412-624-2788
Email: tipper@tele.pitt.edu

Ms. Shabana Reza

Enrollment Manager

Phone: 412-624-3988
Fax: 412-624-5231
Email: teleinq@sis.pitt.edu


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