M.S. in Computer Science with an Emphasis in Computational Science

 

Master of Science in Computer Science with an Emphasis in Computational Science

Admission Requirements

Please see admissions requirements in the above section.

Plan of Study.

Students must submit their signed, official Plan of Study Form to the Graduate Studies Office by the end of the first semester they are enrolled. The Plan of Study Forms are available at www.usm.edu/graduatestudies - click on "Current Students" and then the "Plans of Study" link.

Degree Requirements

  1. Completion of prerequisites. A student applying for admission will normally have a B.S. degree from a computer science, mathematics, physics, or closely related program. Minimum course work required for admission includes the equivalent of CSC 101, CSC 102, CSC 307, MAT 385, MAT 326, and PHY 351 or PHY 361.
  2. Completion of at least 36 hours of graduate work with a 3.0 GPA (18 hours must be at the 600 level or higher)
  3. Completion of the computational science core courses
  4. Satisfactory completion of a comprehensive examination
  5. Continuous enrollment