580
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

University of Maryland, Baltimore County / Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering is located in Baltimore, MD, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Postbaccalaureate Certificate) Cybersecurity Cybersecurity operations
(Postbaccalaureate Certificate) Cybersecurity Cybersecurity strategy and policy
Master of Science (MS) Computer engineering
Master of Science (MS) Computer science
(Postbaccalaureate Certificate) Cybersecurity Cybersecurity operations
(Postbaccalaureate Certificate) Cybersecurity Cybersecurity strategy and policy
Master of Professional Studies (MPS) Data science
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Electrical engineering
Master of Professional Studies (MPS) Technical management
Master of Science (MS) Electrical engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Computer science
Master of Professional Studies (MPS) Cybersecurity Cybersecurity
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Computer engineering

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 146
Doctoral Degrees 20
Other Advanced Degrees 30

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

847
Applied
456
Accepted
207
Enrolled
54%

Applying

70
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st January 1st No
Spring deadline November 1st June 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards June 30
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

580
Total Graduate Students
50%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
49%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.66%
Black or African American 10.17%
White or Caucasian 32%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 7.24%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.38%
Unknown 3.62%

Gender

Male (75%)
Female (24%)

Faculty

107
Total faculty
Full-time (51)
Part-time (56)
Male (87)
Female (20)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Artificial intelligence, communication and signal processing, graphics and visualization, high performance computing, information and knowledge management, networking and systems, photonics and micro electronics, security, sensor systems, signal processing architectures, theory and algorithms, VLSI design and test
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
5,707,399

Location & Contact

Address 1000 Hilltop Circle, I 325
Baltimore, MD  21250
United States
Contact Dr. Anupam Joshi
Professor and Chair
Email: joshi@umbc.edu
Phone: 410-455-3500
Fax: 410-455-3969