Detroit, MI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
37%
63%
student ratio
124
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
30%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Computer Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [bioinformatics and computational biology]
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Data Science And Business Analytics Master of Science (MS) [Data Science/Data Analytics]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 58
    • Doctoral Degrees 6
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required for some and practicum for MS in Data Science and Business Analytics
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

30% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 283
    • Accepted 87
    • Acceptance Rate 30
    • Enrolled 19
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st May 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline October 1st September 1st Yes
    • Spring deadline February 1st January 2nd Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (GMAT accepted for MS in data science and business analytics), minimum GPA of 3.0, three letters of recommendation, adequate preparation in computer science and mathematics courses, and personal statement, resume (for MS in data science and business analytics)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, bachelor's or master's degree in computer science or related field; minimum GPA of 3.3 in most recent degree; three letters of recommendation; personal statement; adequate preparation in computer science and mathematics courses
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based, TWE required, 6 TWE paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 17
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students124
    • Female Percentage37%
    • Male Percentage63%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students124
    • Part-time Percentage23%
    • Full-time Percentage77%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian21%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student71%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSoftware engineering, databases, bioinformatics, artificial intelligence, networking, distributed and parallel computing, security, graphics, visualizations
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,102,000

Location & Contact

Department of Computer Science

College of Engineering
Wayne State University

656 West Kirby Street
Detroit, MI 48202
United States

Dr. Loren Schwiebert

Chair

Phone: 313-577-5474
Email: loren@wayne.edu

Areej Salaymeh

Graduate Advisor

Phone: 313-577-2477
Email: csgradadvisor@cs.wayne.edu


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