Computer Science for a rapidly changing world.
In the Information Age, Computer Science and disciplined computational thinking are essential for competitiveness and leadership. Rensselaer's outstanding faculty brings leadership in their fields to the classroom and provide unique research experiences to give students a head start on careers of professional impact.
Critical thinking, professional training, new experiences and an opportunity to learn by application. Be part of a community that combines classroom and practical, real-world problem experience. Upon graduation our students are highly sought after by industry and are regularly recruited by top companies.
A Ph.D. in Computer Science demonstrates the ability to attack problems independently and in depth. Rensselaer faculty provide strong mentorship, guiding Ph.D candidates to become the deep problem solvers needed for top positions in industry and faculty positions in academia.
An M.S. in Computer Science will demonstrate the skills, experience, and expertise need for professional success. Rensselaer's M.S. students are widely recruited for open-ended professional trajectories in the nation's top companies. Graduates have gone on to outstanding careers at all levels and many have started their own successful businesses.