Master’s Programs

Scientific Computing

Overview

The master’s (MSE) program in Scientific Computing encompasses multifaceted graduate training in the fundamentals and applications of computational science and data analytics. The program provides a rigorous computational foundation for applications to a broad range of scientific disciplines, combining a comprehensive set of core courses centered on numerical methods, algorithm development for high-performance computational platforms, and the analysis of large data. In addition, it offers flexibility to specialize in different computational science application areas. Students may elect to pursue a thesis in computationally oriented research within the School of Engineering and Applied Science.

Prerequisites

Interested candidates should have a strong background in physical or theoretical sciences, engineering, math or computer science. Some experience with computer programming is also strongly recommended.