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University of California, San Diego

Department of Computer Science and Engineering

La Jolla, CA

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Overview

University of California, San Diego / Department of Computer Science and Engineering is located in La Jolla, CA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Advanced Study (MAS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Computer science
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Computer engineering
Master of Science (MS) Computer engineering
Master of Science (MS) Computer science

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 279
Doctoral Degrees 26

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
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Comprehensive exam or thesis
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
1-quarter teaching assistantship

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

4,715
Applied
754
Accepted
269
Enrolled
16%

Applying

105
Application Fee - Domestic
125
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 19th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

780
Total Graduate Students
23%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
76%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (78%)
Female (21%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Artificial intelligence and machine learning, bioinformatics, computer architecture and compilers, visual computing, computer graphics, computer vision, databases and information management, embedded systems and software, high-performance computing, human-computer interaction, programming systems, security and cryptography, software engineering, systems and networking, ubiquitous computing and social dynamics, VLSI/CAD
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA  92093
United States
Contact Dean Tullsen
Chair
Email: dtullsen@ucsd.edu
Phone: 858-534-6181