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Prospective Students

Explore information about our academic programs in Computer Science. We offer undergraduate, master's and doctoral degree studies.

SCS Virtual Tour Videos


Part 2 - Advising Center

Part 3 - The Citadel Teaching Commons and Randy Pausch Bridge

Part 4 - Departments, Majors and Minors | Part 5 - 6th Floor Collaboration Commons

Part 6 - Research & Careers | Part 7 - End

Master's Studies

Master's Programs Overview

  • Master of Science in Computer Science
  • Fifth Year Master's 

How to Apply

Graduate Education Office

Doctoral Studies

Doctoral Programs Overview

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science
  • Ph.D. in Agorithms, Combinatorics and Optimization
  • Ph.D. in Pure and Applied Logic

How to Apply

  • Residency and attendance on the Pittsburgh campus is required.
  • The Computer Science Department does not offer online or remote doctoral degrees. 

Admitted Doctoral Student Open House

CSD PhD Blog

Graduate Education Office

Visiting CMU

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Pease Note:

The CS undergraduate program is not currently doing in-person visits for prospective students.