MS Artificial Intelligence - Admission Requirements
- Students are expected to have a bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field. However, those who have pursued a different area of study are still encouraged to apply. Students are expected to be proficient in programming, to have taken Calculus 1 or Methods of Calculus, a statistics course, and to be knowledgeable in data structures and algorithm analysis. Students can gain this knowledge through undergraduate classes or learn it through work experience. The admissions committee will evaluate the application holistically to determine applicant suitability using several factors such as academic performance, GPA, GRE scores, background, and experience. The admission committee may assign remedial courses on a case-by-case basis.
- Submit official transcripts from previous institutions attended. The desirable minimum bachelor GPA is 3.0 (of a 4.0 maximum) in the last 60 credits attempted prior to graduation.
- Submit the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores. The GRE requirement is waived for students with a baccalaureate degree from EECS and a GPA of at least 3.25 in the last 60 credits.
- International students from non-English-speaking countries must be proficient in written and spoken English as evidenced by a TOEFL score of at least 500 (paper-based test), 213 (computer-based test), or 79 (Internet-based test), or at least 6.0 on the IELTS.