THECB & SACSCOC approve Ph.D. in computer science

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and the Southern Associaiton of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges has authorized Texas State University to offer an innovative new applied computer science Ph.D. program that will be the first in Texas to combine the application of computer science practice and theory with entrepreneurial and commercialization skills.

The degree program was approved by the Texas State University System Board of Regents in 2016. The program also received official approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges in May 2017 and is expected to begin enrolling students for fall 2017.

Additional information regarding the Ph.D. program can be found on the department's doctoral program page.

Deadline: July 7, 2017, midnight