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Colorado State University

Department of Computer Science

Fort Collins, CO

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Overview

Colorado State University / Department of Computer Science is located in Fort Collins, CO, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 31
Doctoral Degrees 8

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

155
Applied
56
Accepted
32
Enrolled
36%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
70
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st No
Spring deadline August 15th August 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.2, BS in computer science
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.2, BS/MS in computer science, research experience

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 580
TOEFL IBT score: 92
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

142
Total Graduate Students
64%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
35%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.23%
Black or African American 0.7%
White or Caucasian 35%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7%
Asian 4.23%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.41%
Unknown 2.82%

Gender

Male (85%)
Female (14%)

Faculty

15
Total faculty
Full-time - 14
Part-time - 1
Male (13)
Female (2)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Artificial intelligence, software engineering, networks and security, big data/cloud computing, computer vision/graphics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
3,906,708

Location & Contact

Address 1873 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO  80523-1873
United States
Contact Dr. Craig Partridge
Professor and Chair
Email: petabits@cs.colostate.edu
Phone: 970-491-6633