Computer Science faculty win 2020 Discovery Awards The Cybersecurity 202: A Russian mega-hack is further damaging Trump’s cybersecurity legacy, CS’s Matt Green, The Washington Post Ransomware impacted GBMC’s information technology systems, CS’s Avi Rubin, WBAL TV The PhD is a research degree. Our PhD students also take courses, which give them the foundation on which to build their research programs. However, the overriding goal of the PhD program is to show students how to conduct outstanding research.
Degree Programs: Full-Time: MPhil, PhD. Please note: The degree for this program is conferred by GSAS, but program specifics, such as admissions, degree requirements, and financial aid, are administered by other schools of the university. All applicants to this program must apply directly through the Department of Computer Science.
Lower Division Major Prep (53 units) All students must achieve a grade of C or above in CS16, CS24, CS32, and CS40 to take any course for which any of these classes is prerequisite. The computer science classes open to non-majors (in the 3rd pass time) are CS8, CS16, CS24, and CS40.