Profile Evaluation for MS in CS in the USA needed. Can I target the top 50-70 universities?

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Asked by Rakshita Srivastava about 1 year ago

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MS in Computer Science in the USA is a 1-2 year course offered by around 400 universities across the country. International Students looking to pursue a Master's Degree in Computer Science from the USA need to have a four-year bachelor's degree with an academic score above 88%.

All universities in the USA offer admissions to international students through 2 main intakes- Fall and Winter. For admission to an MS in Computer Science in the USA, the Fall/September intake is one of the most popular among Indian students, and it usually begins in late August and finishes in December or January.

TOP UNIVERSITIES for the same - 
Stanford University,
Harvard University,
Princeton University,
Yale University,
New York University,
Boston University,
University of Washington 

Some of the basic requirements are mentioned below:

UG degree equivalent to a bachelor in computer science in the USA or relevant technical field with aggregate marks of 3.0 GPA out of 4.0 GPA. This is equivalent to 83-86%, and the grade equivalent is B. 
GRE score is one of the important criteria, average marks vary between 292-328.
Students need to have good scores in ELPs like IELTS and TOEFL.

I hope this helps, you can get your profile evaluated here. 



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