M.S. Computer Science - New Student Guide

Last Updated: November 15, 2023

Think of this webpage as your official handbook. We recommend that you bookmark this page, save it to your favorites, or download it for offline reading on your mobile device so you can return to it whenever you want!  Important information for newly admitted students can be found in the below sections along with links to additional information and resources.  The content that follows outlines academic policies and procedures governing enrollment in the Master of Science in Computer Science at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering.


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Published on May 4th, 2021

Last updated on November 17th, 2023