MSCS NetSys MSSE Informatics Stats MCS MECPS MSE MHCID
Name Master of Science in Computer Science Master of Science in Networked Systems Master of Science in Software Engineering Master of Science in Informatics Master of Science in Statistics Master of Computer Science Master of Embedded and Cyber-physical Systems Master of Software Engineering Master of Human-Computer Interaction and Design
Classification Master of Science Professional Master
Focus  Research Professional career
Target population Graduates of Computer Science and/or Engineering Graduates of Computer Science and/or Engineering Graduates of Computer Science and/or Engineering All graduates Graduates with background in statistics, mathematics, or computing Graduates with experience in programming, discrete mathematics, linear algebra and statistics Graduates of CE, CS, EE Graduates with programming experience All graduates
Target careers Research & Advanced Development, and Academic Careers Computer Scientists Embedded Systems Engineers Software Engineers UX and Product Designers
Attendance On campus On campus On campus On campus Online (mostly)
Units / Courses Minimum 47 / 14 Minimum 44 / 11 Minimum 48 / 12 Minimum 56 / 14 Minimum 49.5 / 12 48 / 11 36 / 9 49 / 15 36 / 9
Time to degree 5-6 quarters (normative time 2 years) 5-6 quarters (normative time 2 years) 5-6 quarters (normative time 2 years) 5-6 quarters (normative time 2 years) 5-6 quarters (normative time 2 years) 5 quarters 3 quarters 5 quarters 4 quarters
Tuition(*) CA Resident: $5,777.50 per quarter
Non-resident: $10,811.50 per quarter
$45,000 $30,000 $49,500 $49,500
Health insurance Included in tuition+fees Not included. Must purchase GSHIP or be approved for a waiver.
Part-time allowed? yes, domestic students only No No Yes, domestic students only No
Financial aid Domestics students: federal and private loans Limited, domestic students only Limited, domestic students only Limited, domestic students only Limited
TA/RA Possible No
Schedule Day Evening (mostly) Day Evening, but dedicated lab 24/7 n/a
Exit Thesis or exam Thesis or exam Thesis Thesis or exam Thesis or exam Capstone project
GRE required? Yes Yes Yes Yes GRE or portfolio
TOEFL / IELTS required? International students International students
Career development UCI Career Center Dedicated career counselor UCI Career Center Dedicated courses and UCI Career Center Mentors from industry
Contact Prof. Gene Tsudik Prof. Ender Ayanoglu Prof. Crista Lopes Prof. Melissa Mazmanian Prof. Yaming Yu Jessica Shanahan, Program Director Melanie Kilian and Grace Wu, Program Coordinators Connie Cheng, Program Director Steve Hosaflook, Program Director

(*) The tuition, fees, and charges posted here are estimates based on currently approved amounts. These figures may not be current or final.

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