MS in Computer Science
University of Wisconsin-Madison



About University of Wisconsin-Madison

The University of Wisconsin Madison is a public research university, and is the flagship institute of the University of Wisconsin system. Founded in 1848, the school ranks among the top ten for a number of its programs, including many in various forms of engineering. Of course, this also means that it’s quite a big ask for an average human to get in, but if you have a good enough profile, then it’s definitely worth a shot. It ranks #35 according to U.S. News' 'Best Global Universities Ranking' list.


OVERVIEW OF Computer Science
AT University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW Mad)


Popularity of Computer Science course from University of Wisconsin-Madison on Yocket. Check profiles of students who have applied, got admits or are interested in applying to this course.

Tuition Fee
$48,803

STEM Course
The MS in Computer Science at UW Mad is a government-designated STEM degree and so international students may be eligible for the 24-month F1 OPT (optional practical training) extension.

Course Duration
24 months



AVERAGE PROFILE OF ADMITS
BASED ON PAST YOCKETERS ADMITTED


GRE

322


TOEFL

107


UG Score

9 CGPA


Work Ex

22 months

UPCOMING DEADLINES
UW Mad Computer Science

Fall Deadline (Send docs)
15 December, 2019


DECISION DATES*

Fall: 14 Feb |
*Estimate based on previous dates reported by Yocketers


Course Description

MSc. CS Students can seek to complete a thesis or project report option. The University of Wisconsin-Madison is physically set in a city filled with high-tech companies, which provides opportunities for students in the industry.

Courses:
The following are some sample courses available for MSc. Computer Science program:

  • Large-scale Machine Learning
  • Deep Neural Networks
  • Data Science: Principles, Algorithms, Applications
  • Algorithms for Massive Datasets



Eligibility and Application Requirements

  • Three letters of recommendations
  • Personal Statement
  • CV/resume
  • GRE general Test
  • GPA of 3 on the equivalent of approximately the last two years.
  • Undergraduate degree from any of the following fields: computer science, mathematics, engineering, psychology, linguistics, economics, physics, philosophy and business. International students are welcomed to check out if their degree is comparable.
  • Student should have some programming experience and a year of college-level mathematics at the level of calculus or above.
  • A country specific English Proficiency requirements for students to check out to ensure they meet the graduate program admission.



Job Prospects and Placements for Computer Science at University of Wisconsin-Madison

Students have completed internships the summer after the first year of study. The following are some high-tech companies that students had interned at:





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