School of Computing and Information Systems Grand Valley State University

School of Computing and Information Systems Grand Valley State University

Allendale, MI
location
Public
type
Small
setting
20%
80%
student ratio
85
total students
Tuition Cost $22,638
$22,638
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
82%
acceptance rate
5 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Computer Information Systems Master of Science (MS) [databases]
      Master of Science (MS) [distributed systems]
      Master of Science (MS) [management of information systems]
      Master of Science (MS) [object-oriented systems]
      Master of Science (MS) [software engineering]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 20
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Capstone course, project, or thesis
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

82% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 69
    • Accepted 57
    • Acceptance Rate 82
    • Enrolled 24
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline September 1st Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (recommended with GPA below 3.0), minimum GPA of 3.0; knowledge of a programming language; coursework or experience in: computer architecture and/or organization, data structures and algorithms, databases, discrete math, networking, and operating systems, and software engineering; minimum of 2 letters of recommendation; resume; personal statement
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesMichigan English Language Assessment Battery (minimum score 77), TOEFL (80 iBT), or IELTS (6.5); GRE

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & Fees$22,638
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students85
    • Female Percentage20%
    • Male Percentage80%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students85
    • Part-time Percentage69%
    • Full-time Percentage31%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian54%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown or International Student33%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty10
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage0%
    • Male Percentage100%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchObject technology, distributed computing, information systems management database, software engineering
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Computing and Information Systems

Grand Valley State University

1 Campus Drive
Allendale, MI 49401-9403
United States

Dr. Paul Leidig

Director

Phone: 616-331-2060
Fax: 616-331-2144
Email: leidigp@gvsu.edu

Dr. D. Adams

Graduate Program Director

Phone: 616-331-3885
Fax: 616-331-2144
Email: adamsr@gvsu.edu

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