Graduation Requirement

The Master of Science (MS) Degree Program in Computer and Information Sciences (CIS) at Knowledge Systems Institute Graduate School (KSI) requires a minimum of twenty-seven (27) graduate-level credit hours of coursework, a passing score of the Comprehensive Examination, the completion and presentation of the MS Thesis project, and, if applicable, a TOEFL iBT (administered online) score of 80 or higher. After fulfilling the above-mentioned graduation requirements*, the student will be awarded his/her diploma at the end of the semester in which s/he is currently registered. Annually, a formal graduation ceremony is held for all graduates in the month of May.

For information regarding the required coursework for a particular concentration in the MS Degree Program, select CIS Department.

For information regarding the MS Thesis Project, select MS Thesis

For information regarding the MS Comprehensive Examination, select Comprehensive Exam.