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Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

Department of Computer and Information Science

Indianapolis, IN

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Overview

Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis / Department of Computer and Information Science is located in Indianapolis, IN, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Computer science
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Computer science
(Graduate Certificate) Software engineering
(Graduate Certificate) Biometrics
(Graduate Certificate) Computer security
(Graduate Certificate) Databases and data mining
(Graduate Certificate) Biocomputing

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 52
Doctoral Degrees 3
Other Advanced Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required
Other Advanced Degrees Thesis Optional

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

275
Applied
82
Accepted
41
Enrolled
30%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
65
Application Fee - International

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
Spring deadline September 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements BS in computer science or the equivalent with a minimum GPA of 3.0 (or equivalent)
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements BS in computer science or the equivalent with a minimum GPA of 3.0 (or equivalent)
Additional Entrance Requirements BS in computer science or the equivalent with a minimum GPA of 3.0 (or equivalent)

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

139
Total Graduate Students
31%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
68%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 2.16%
White or Caucasian 8%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 3.6%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (63%)
Female (36%)

Faculty

26
Total faculty
Full-time - 16
Part-time - 10
Male (20)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Imaging and visualization; networking and security; software engineering; distributed and parallel computing; database, data mining and machine learning
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
550,196

Location & Contact

Address 723 West Michigan Street, SL280
Indianapolis, IN  46202-5132
United States
Contact Dr. Shiaofen Fang
Chair
Email: sfang@cs.iupui.edu
Phone: 317-274-9727
Fax: 317-274-9742