Academics | PhD Program
The PhD degree is intended primarily for students who desire a career in research, advanced development, or teaching. A broad Computer Science, Engineering, Science background, intensive study, and research experience in a specialized area are the necessary requisites.
The degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is conferred on candidates who have demonstrated to the satisfaction of our Department in the following areas:
- high attainment in a particular field of knowledge, and
- the ability to do independent investigation and present the results of such research.
They must satisfy the general requirements for advanced degrees, and the program requirements specified by our Department.