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Computer Science

  • // USA
  • University/Institute Name University of Tulsa
  • Attendance Type On Campus
  • Position Duration4 years
  • Position Funding Type Determined Upon Application Review

Position Details (PhD Program)

This Computer Science PhD program from University of Tulsa maintains a world-class reputation in strategic areas of study for computer science, including cyber security, software engineering, artificial intelligence, and bioinformatics.


The Computer Science  PhD program from University of Tulsa in addition, our faculty provide students with a broad base of knowledge in computing which equips students for opportunities in industry, government, or academia.

The Tandy School of Computer Science offers graduate-level degree programs, M.S. in Computer Science, Ph.D. in Computer Science, and a Ph.D. in Computer Engineering.

M.S. and Ph.D. students in the Tandy School of Computer Science are engaged in many innovating and high-impact research projects. As a result of this research, students enjoy opportunities at conferences and meetings to network and interact with other professionals in their field.

Graduate students not only build expertise in their specialty area but also develop essential professional and leadership skills. An emphasis on team-oriented scholarly research and individualized advising creates an environment conducive to cultivating skills in scholarly writing and presentation, grantsmanship, project and team management, teaching, and student mentorship. This approach provides a foundation for career success as a graduate of the program.

Career opportunities:

  • Software engineer
  • Robotics engineer
  • Information security analyst
  • Web developer

Computer programmer

Program Structure

Learning outcomes:

    • Specialize in solutions and techniques from the discipline’s foundational areas by successfully completing comprehensive exams in 4 of the following areas: Algorithms, Databases, Programming languages, Artificial Intelligence, Scientific Computing, Graphics, Systems, Software Engineering, and Information Insurance/computer security.
    • Contribute to the body of knowledge in Computer Science topics by completing scholarly papers which are publishable in peer reviewed journals.
    • Demonstrate research skills and professional behavior consistent with the computer science scientific community.

Admission requirements

Academic requirements

GRE: Required

English requirements

IELTS>= 6.5
TOEFL iBT>= 80

General requirements

  • A completed Graduate School application
  • Statement of Purpose (admission essay)
  • 2 – 3 letters of recommendation from individuals who can comment on your academic potential.
  • Official or unofficial transcripts from all universities attended
  • GRE General Test results
  • $60 application fee
  • International students who studied at a university outside of the U.S. will also need to submit TOEFL or IELTS results

Research Areas & Fields of Study involved in the position

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Position Start Date

December 15, 2023