Computing That Serves

Graduate Program

Admissions Information

This document includes information regarding admissions deadlines, requirements to apply for the MS and PhD program, comments on your chances of being admitted, and more!

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Graduate Policy Handbook

The Graduate Policy Handbook is a dynamic document containing current policy and guidelines for the BYU Graduate Computer Science program. The purpose of the handbook is to have a single consistent repository of current graduate policies easily accessible to both faculty and students. 

  • General Information regarding both the MS and PhD Programs
  • MS Program
  • PhD Program
  • The Appendix (includes Graduate Course offerings and different sample pages used in thesis and dissertation documents).
  • Common forms used by Graduate Students (includes Study List forms and Change of Study List forms)

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Learning Outcomes


Interested in a graduate degree in Computer Science at BYU? We want motivated, talented students who feel they can make a contribution to the future of computing. Read about the Aims of a BYU Education and the mission statement of Brigham Young University.

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