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The Ph.D. in Computer Science is a research degree where the student completes a major research project that enhances the field of Computer Science.
Admission to this program requires a Bachelors degree in computer science or a closely related field. Applicants with a bachelors degree in an unrelated field will be considered provided they have completed course work covering the material in CSC 211, 212, 301, 305, 340 and MTH 141, 142, plus one MTH or STA course for which calculus is a prerequisite. Students may be admitted who have completed only a part of the above course work but they will be required to complete the deficiencies before taking more advanced classes.
The GRE general test is required. A subject test in computer science or a related field is not required, but may be considered by the admission committee.
- The qualifying examination will consist of written exams,