229
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

University of Maryland, College Park / Department of Computer Science is located in College Park, MD, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 36
Doctoral Degrees 29

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)
Thesis or scholarly paper and exam
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,175
Applied
111
Accepted
38
Enrolled
9%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th No
Spring deadline October 1st June 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required
TWE: Recommended

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

229
Total Graduate Students
6%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
93%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 1.31%
White or Caucasian 31%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 6.99%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.31%
Unknown 1.75%

Gender

Male (83%)
Female (16%)

Faculty

88
Total faculty
Full-time (82)
Part-time (6)
Male (76)
Female (12)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Artificial intelligence, computer applications, information processing, bioinformatics and computational biology, human-computer interaction
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
5,764,252

Location & Contact

Address College Park, MD  20742
United States
Contact Samir Khuller
Chair
Email: samirk@umd.edu
Phone: 301-405-6765