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Boston University

Department of Computer Science

Boston , MA

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Boston University

Overview

Boston University / Department of Computer Science is located in Boston, MA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Cyber security
Master of Science (MS) Computer science
Master of Science (MS) Data-centric computing
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Computer science

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 53
Doctoral Degrees 8
Other Advanced Degrees 0

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Optional
Project
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,576
Applied
321
Accepted
95
Enrolled
20%

Applying

95
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th No
Spring deadline November 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation, transcripts, personal statement
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation, transcripts, personal statement

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 84

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

227
Total Graduate Students
81%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0.44%
Black or African American 0%
White or Caucasian 11%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 4.41%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
Unknown 2.64%

Gender

Male (77%)
Female (22%)

Location & Contact

Address One Silber Way
Boston, MA  02215
United States
Contact Abraham Matta
Chair
Email: matta@bu.edu
Phone: 617-353-8919
Fax: 617-353-6457

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