Master of Science in Computer Science

Program Handbook:
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Priority deadline:

  • Fall January 10th
  • Spring July 1st


  • Pullman
  • Tri-Cities

International Student English Proficiency Exams

  • 93 TOEFL Minimum score
  • GRE

Degree Description:

The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science offers an outstanding education, providing first-rate preparation for careers in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering and Computer Science. US News and World Report ranks WSU’s Electrical Engineering graduate program 68th among nearly 180 PhD granting EE programs in the U.S.

Admission Requirements:

Statement of Purpose & (3) Letters of Recommendation.

Student Learning Outcomes:

All graduates will be able to:

  1. Students have general mastery of their field of study in Computer Science.
  2. Students have mastery of knowledge in a specialized area.
  3. Students are able to conduct state-of-the-art research in a specialize area that makes a contribution to the knowledge base.
  4. Students can effectively communicate their research in oral and written form.
  5. Students are able to disseminate research results in archival literature.

Student Opportunities:

With 36 tenure-track faculty members, 8 full-time instructors, and $2.6M (3-yr running average) in annual research expenditures, the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) consistently ranks among the top 100 electrical and computer engineering schools nationally by U.S. News and World Report.

Career Opportunities:

Research Positions in National Laboratories, Positions in Leading Companies across the country. Faculty positions at universities.

Career Placements:

Intel, PNNL, Microsoft, SEL, Hewlett Packard, Amazon, Telecom, Expedia,

Contact Information:

Smitha Bose
EME 303
Pullman, WA