Concentrations

You can focus on Computer and Information Science or you can take one of the following concentrations.

  • Artificial Intelligence and Applications

    Advance the field of artificial intelligence with a terminal degree for future educators, researchers, and developers. Students learn the characteristics and specifications of systems that exhibit intelligent behavior before theorizing on the next step for this technology. Read more about the PhD in Computer Science with a concentration in Artificial Intelligence and Applications. View Concentration Details
  • Computer and Network Systems

    Design and maintain the largest and most complex computing systems and networks with a doctoral program that covers all issues related to interconnected devices. Candidates become proficient in systems programming and architecture, including networks and distributed systems. Read more about the PhD in Computer Science with a concentration in Computer and Network Systems. View Concentration Details
  • Information Systems

    Optimize corporations and organizations with data-based consulting as a PhD in information systems. Candidates focus on systems that provide information to users regarding performance levels, and employ their new skills in improving them. Read more about the PhD in Computer Science with a concentration in Information Systems. View Concentration Details
  • Software Systems

    Create new software platforms and research their development with a PhD in software systems. Candidates focus on the processes and methodologies associated with superior software design. Read more about the PhD in Computer Science with a concentration in Software Systems. View Concentration Details

Tuition & Fees

In keeping with Temple’s commitment to access and affordability, the Doctor of Philosophy program offers a competitive level of tuition with multiple opportunities for financial support.

Tuition rates are set annually by the university and are affected by multiple factors, including program degree level (undergraduate or graduate), course load (full- or part-time), in-state or out-of-state residency and more. Learn more about our tuition and fees.

These tuition costs apply to the 2017–2018 academic year.

Pennsylvania resident: [node:field_tuprog_tuition_resident] per credit
Out-of-state: [node:field_tuprog_tuition_nonresident] per credit

This program is called Computer and Information Science PhD

ST-CIS-PHD

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