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    Boston, MassachusettsLocation
    UniversitySchool type
    EStd 1839established year
    33355enrollment
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    Master of Science [M.Sc] (Computer Information Systems)

    1 year
    40 Credits
    full time
    English
    on-campus

    $ 58,560 

    1st Year
    Fees

    International Student Tution


    Program Description

    • The Master of Science(M.Sc) in Computer Information Systems at Boston University is a 1-years program.
    • The program consists of a total of 40 credits for the Master of Science in Computer Information Systems.
    • The program is designed for students who wish to combine technical competence in information systems with knowledge of managerial and organizational issues.
    • The following concentrations are available in this program:
      • Computer Networks
      • Data Analytics
      • Database Management and Business Intelligence
      • Health Informatics
      • IT Project Management
      • Security
      • Web Application Development
    • Some of the main courses students go through in this program are:
      • Information Structures with Java 
      • Information Structures with Python
      • Business Data Communication and Networks
      • IT Strategy and Management
      • Introduction to Probability and Statistics
      • Data Structures and Algorithms
      • Computer Graphics
      • Foundations of Analytics with R
    • The MSc in Computer Information Systems concentration in IT Project Management is accredited by the Project Management Institute Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs.
    • The Graduation rate of Boston University is 87%.
    • The student-faculty ratio of this college is 10:1.
    • The acceptance rate of Boston University is 22%.
    • Boston University ranked #42 among national universities by U.S News and World Report.

    Program Highlights

    Degree Type OfferedMaster
    Duration1 year
    Total Credits40
    Fees$ 63669 for 1 yearor 40 Credits Program
    Delivery Typefull time
    Admission Intakefall (Deadline - Jan 15)
    Language ProficiencyTOEFL,IELTS
    ExamsGRE
    Program URLhttp://www.bu.edu/academics/met/programs/computer-science/computer-information-systems/ms-crc/

    Eligibility & Entry Requirement

    Academic Eligibility: 

    • Applicants to master’s degree and graduate certificate programs must have earned a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution (or the international equivalent) prior to enrollment.
    • Students required an average grade of 3.0. (83 to 86% or B grade)

    Language Requirments:

    • Students whose official language is not English are required to submit IELTS or TOEFL scores. 

    Indian Student Eligibility:

    • Students required a Higher Secondary Certificate/ISC (State board exams may also be considered for admission) and a four-year bachelor’s degree.

    Required Document List

    The Documents required are:

    • College Transcripts: The marks statement provided by the education board after completion of the previous academic qualifications.
    • Financial Documentation: The Proof that shows the financial background of the student.
    • Three Letter of Recommendation: This shows who recommended the student to pursue the degree.
    • Statement of Purpose: This is an essay or any written statement written by the student while applying.
    • Resume/CV: This provides a summary of the experience and skills of the student.
    • ELP Scores: Students have to submit their English language proficiency scores like IELTS, TOEFL, or other test scores.

    Application Deadline

    Event End Date
    fall Jan 15, 2021

    Scores Required

    84 / 120

    Avg. Score in

    TOEFL

    7 / 9

    Avg. Score in

    IELTS

    298 / 340

    Avg. Score in

    GRE


    Fees & Funding

    Tution & Application Fees

    YearYear 1
    Tuition Fees$58560
    Health Insurance$2789
    Books and Supplies$1000
    Other Fees$1320
    Total Fees$63669

    Living Costs

    HeadAvg Cost Per Year
    Room and Board$ 14590

    Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids

    Name AmountInternational Students EligibleApplication Deadline
    Trustee ScholarshipsVariableYesDec 1, 2020
    AAUW International FellowshipsVariableYesNov 15, 2020
    Novus Biological Scholarship Program$ 1500YesJul 6, 2020
    JN Tata Endowment ScholarshipVariableYesMar 15, 2021

    VISA & Work Study

    VISA

    • Full-time undergraduate and graduate students who will enroll in a degree-granting program at BU.
    • There are 3 types of VISA to study in BU:
      • F-1 Student VISA
      • J-1 Student VISA
      • F-1 Scholar VISA
    • If students will apply for a visa other than F-1 or J-1, read the International Students & Scholars Office (ISSO) guidelines.

    Work Study

    • Boston University undergraduate students and all part-time students enrolled in a program should not work more than 20 hours per week while attending classes.
    • During official University break periods, such as intercession, spring break, and summer, these students should not work more than 40 hours per week.


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