Ph.D. in Computer Science

A Ph.D. student must complete a minimum of 60 credits of coursework beyond the Bachelor's degree or a minimum of 30 credits of coursework beyond the Master's degree. The degree requirements for the Ph.D. degree are found at www.cs.montana.edu/current-students-phd.html.

Required courses include:

CSCI 532Algorithms3
CSCI 538Computability3
Doctoral Thesis (CSCI 690)18
And four courses from the following:
CSCI 520Distributed Systems3
CSCI 540Advanced Database Systems3
CSCI 541Computer Graphics3
CSCI 547Machine Learning3
CSCI 548Reasoning Uncertainty3
CSCI 550Data Mining3
CSCI 551Adv Computational Biol3
CSCI 565Wireless Networks and Mobile Computing3
CSCI 566Advanced Networking3
ESOF 522Empirical Software Engr3