Kent, OH
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
39%
61%
student ratio
109
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
44%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Computer Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 107
    • 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? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required, Thesis Required and preliminary examination, two public presentations of project/research work
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

44% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 294
    • Accepted 132
    • Acceptance Rate 44
    • Enrolled 19
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $70
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st June 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 10th October 10th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, transcripts, goal statement, resume, and 3 letters of recommendation, core components of an undergraduate computer science curriculum1
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, transcript, goal statement, and 3 letters of recommendation, master's degree in computer science (or closely related field)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International Degreesminimum 525 TOEFL score (71 on the internet-based version), minimum 74 MELAB score, minimum 6.0 IELTS score or minimum 50 PTE academic score.

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 awardsJanuary 31
    • Types of financial support availableFederal Work-Study, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students109
    • Female Percentage39%
    • Male Percentage61%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students109
    • Part-time Percentage10%
    • Full-time Percentage90%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian9%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student87%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty21
    • Full-time Percentage81%
    • Part-time Percentage19%
    • Female Percentage10%
    • Male Percentage90%

Location & Contact

Department of Computer Science

College of Arts and Sciences
Kent State University

PO Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242-0001
United States

Dr. Javed Khan

Professor and Chair

Phone: 330-672-9055
Email: javed@kent.edu

Dr. Cheng Lu

Professor/Assistant Chair/Graduate Advisor

Phone: 330-672-9031
Fax: 330-672-0737
Email: clu@kent.edu


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