Computer Science, PhD

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2021-2022. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 60

Core Requirements 1, 2
CS 5113Computer Organization and Architecture3
CS 5313Formal Language Theory3
CS 5323Design and Implementation of Operating Systems II3
CS 5413Data Structures and Algorithm Analysis II3
CS 5513Numerical Computation3
Hours Subtotal15
Research Specialization
Select 12 hours from one area of CS at the 6000 level, excluding CS 6000.12
Hours Subtotal12
Secondary Area of Study
Select 6 hours in one area of CS at the 6000 level, outside the area of specialization and excluding CS 6000.6
Hours Subtotal6
Electives 3, 4
Select 6 hours of elective CS courses at the 5000-level or above.6
Hours Subtotal6
Other Requirements
CS 6000Doctoral Dissertation21
Hours Subtotal21
Total Hours60

Graduate College Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Requirements

Learn more about Graduate College 2021-2022 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree Program Requirements. Check the General Graduate College academic regulations for minimal GPA, language proficiency and other general requirements.