136
Students
Rural setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

Southern Illinois University Carbondale / Department of Computer Science is located in Carbondale, IL, in a rural setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science (MS)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 82
Doctoral Degrees 6

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

336
Applied
140
Accepted
35
Enrolled
42%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 31st Not reported No
Spring deadline September 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Previous undergraduate course work in computer science, minimum GPA of 2.7
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.25
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

136
Total Graduate Students
21%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
78%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0.74%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 5%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 2.21%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (65%)
Female (34%)

Faculty

12
Total faculty
Full-time (12)
Part-time (0)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Analysis of algorithms, VLSI testing, database systems, artificial intelligence, computer architecture
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Carbondale, IL  62901-4701
United States
Contact Dr. Norman Carver
Director of Graduate Studies
Email: carver@cs.siu.edu
Phone: 618-453-6048