Graduate Admissions Information

The Computer Science Department in the Whiting School of Engineering of Johns Hopkins University offers full-time day school programs at the Homewood Campus in North Baltimore. Although some graduate students may finish their degree part-time after completing a 1-year residency requirement, please see our Part-time Programs In Computer Science at Hopkins page for information regarding the Whiting School of Engineering’s intended part-time degree options.

Graduate degrees offered are a Master of Science in Engineering and a Doctor of Philosophy. Related day school programs affiliated with the department include a Master of Science in Security Informatics.

The application process is handled through the university’s online graduate student application. There you will find instructions for applying for graduate degree programs for both foreign and domestic students. Please peruse the FAQ for answers to common questions. The central WSE Graduate Admissions website may also be helpful: – Particular questions you have may be addressed to

Application Deadlines:

The PhD program deadline for Fall is December 15th. (No recruiting for Spring admissions)

The MSE program deadline for Fall for US citizens and international students and permanent residents is February 15th.

The MSE program deadline for Spring for US citizens and permanent residents is November 15th.

The MSE program deadline for Spring for international applicants is September 15th.


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