Computer Science

Applicants will work with the Department of Computer Science when completing the application process for the Master's in Computer Science. Most of the successful applicants had major GPAs above 3.5 on a 4.0 scale. We take the quality of the institution into consideration. 

Admission into the online MS in CS is based on the following criteria:

  1. Application form to Graduate School 
  2. Statement of Purpose (300-500 words)
  3. Official transcripts (international students need original language and English translation)
  4. Three letters of recommendation 
  5. Official GRE (general test) and TOEFL scores (international only). 
  6. Current Resume
  7. CS course background and major GPA
  8. Class rank
  9. Work experience
  10. English Proficiency


  • July 1 for fall term
  • November 1 for spring term

Send MS in CS application transcripts to: 

Graduate Admissions
Department of Computer Science
Purdue University
305 North University Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2107

(765) 494-6004 |