Doctor of Philosophy


(Last Revised April 2014)

The Computer Science Department at Colorado State University offers a program of study leading to the Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science. Possible areas of interest are detailed on our Research Page.

Entrance Requirements

The doctoral program is available to students who have compiled outstanding academic records in completing requirements for a Bachelor of Science or a Master of Science degree in computer science. Students with degrees in related disciplines may be admitted after demonstrating strong capabilities to do graduate work in computer science.


Admission Procedures

Apply to the Computer Science Graduate Program

Once the Department receives a complete application, the admissions committee reviews the application and promptly notifies the applicant of their decision.

Students may be admitted for fall or spring semesters.


Financial Support and Fees

Information about financial support can be found by clicking on the link here.


More Information

For detailed information about our graduate program and requirements, please read the Graduate Program Manual.