Graduate Programs in Computer Science
| Graduate Coordinator:
||Dr. Xiang Fu
The graduate programs offered by the Department of Computer
develop independent thinkers who can provide leadership
in the computing industry or academia,
with deep insights in the fundamentals
of computer science,
a broad perspective in the established and emerging
fields of computing, and expertise in fields of their choice.
The program provides flexible course delivery methods to meet the diverse needs of students. Students can complete degree requirements all on-site, or all online, or using a hybrid learning approach. Distance Learning (DL) courses are offered in seven-week rotations, in addition to regular graduate courses that allow face-to-face interaction. Each DL class is equivalent to its
The department also offers a graduate certificate program
that trains expert health information technology practitioners.
The program places particular emphasis
on the security and privacy aspects of health-related information
storage and retrieval, communication, analysis, and dissemination.