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University of Virginia

Computer and Information Sciences, General (11.0101)
Master's Degree
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes

Computer Science
Program Status: Active/Approved to Enroll Students and Confer Degrees
Degree Title: MCS/MS
2010 CIP Code: 110101

Credit HoursProgram Offered

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  Before SCHEV
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
$ 8,566

The table to the right provides the degree award history of each the last five years, disaggregated by state residency. This breakout may may help explain why a relatively low percentage of program completers may appear to be working in Virginia.

Program Graduates by Domicile
Five Year Summary92231323
Distribution by Gender and Race/Ethnicity within Five-year Totals,

YearForeign/ InternationalAfrican Am. or Black (NH)Am. Indian/ Native Am. (NH)Asian/ Pacific Islander (NH)HispanicWhite, Caucasian Am. (NH)Multi-Race (NH)Unknown/ Unreported (NH)Total
Sum of the Last 5 Years216202732345315323

Wages Earned in 2020

The table below shows the wage data for the select program and places it in the context of all wages at the same degree level of this institution by graduates with at least three (3) quarters of employment.

Post-Completion Wage Outcomes, Earnings in 2022
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2011-12 (10 years)718%
2013-14 (8 years)6010%
2016-17 (5 years)8714%
2018-19 (3 years)16811%
2020-21 (18 months)26713%

Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2013-14 to 2017-18
2014-15 to 2018-19
2015-16 to 2019-20157.1%$ 18,304$ 27,208$ 24,392$ 30,423
2016-17 to 2020-21186.7%$ 20,284$ 27,565$ 24,818$ 30,423
2017-18 to 2021-22238.0%$ 20,284$ 25,273$ 24,161$ 30,423
Note: Student borrowing at graduation, excludes PLUS loans, in five-year rollups. Includes all known institutionally-processed borrowing occuring at all public and nonprofit institutions in Virginia. Debt accrued outside Virginia in prior postsecondary activity is not available.
Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation, Including Parent-PLUS and Grad-PLUS
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2013-14 to 2017-18
2014-15 to 2018-19
2015-16 to 2019-20157.1%$ 18,304$ 34,716$ 32,310$ 44,402
2016-17 to 2020-21197.1%$ 18,304$ 30,426$ 31,541$ 41,904
2017-18 to 2021-22258.7%$ 20,284$ 30,139$ 30,265$ 37,564

More Details on Enrollment History.

More Details on Degree Awards History.

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