Graduate Degrees and Programs
Advance your area of interest. Learn from and work with some of the best CS faculty in the world.
Illinois Computer Science has a global reputation for developing revolutionary technology—where groundbreaking research addresses real-world problems.
MS In Bioinformatics Program
Our researchers work on core computational biology-related problems, including genomics, proteomics, metagenomics, and phylogenomics.
Master of Computer Science (MCS)
MCS is a professional degree program that allows you to augment your education and accelerate your career by learning from world-class faculty who are advancing the frontiers of computer science. Take courses on campus or online.
Fifth Year Master's Programs
With the five-year B.S.-M.C.S. and B.S.-M.S. programs, Illinois Computer Science undergraduates can add a master’s degree in only two additional semesters.
The iCAN Computing Fundamentals Certificate allows bachelor's degree-holders in non-CS fields to gain an understanding of computing.
Forms & Advising Resources
Useful information about advising forms and contacts for graduate students.
Graduate Student Handbook
In-depth policies and procedures for graduate students in PDF format.
A Guiding Hand for Grads - Our Academic Office is available to assist Illinois CS graduate students every weekday.