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Best computer science school, ranked by U.S. News and World Report
Best Computer Systems Program. U.S. News & World Report, Best Grad School Rankings, 2023
Best Theoretical Computer Science Program. U.S. News & World Report, Best Grad School Rankings, 2023
Best Programming Language Program. U.S. News & World Report, Best Grad School Rankings, 2023
Earn your MS in Computer Science with The University of Texas at Austin
The master’s degree you receive at the end of your studies is among the best online master’s degree programs and will be indistinguishable from its on-campus counterpart (will not say online) at only a fraction of the on-campus program costs.
Our computer science degree graduates will enjoy access to:
- world-class professors
- a professional network of talented peers from across the globe
- a degree that will enable them to pursue some of the most in-demand careers
The curriculum incorporates foundational coursework that provides a broad understanding of the field. Elective coursework offers training on subject matter that is in high demand within real-world industry. Students can tailor their studies to their own interests in artificial intelligence and machine learning, software systems, algorithms, and programming languages.
Specializations support necessary work in software engineering and other in-demand areas of computer science. Students will practice using programming languages such as Python and C++ to solve computation problems and gain critical skill sets through required core courses and electives.