The PhD in Computer Science is a small and selective program at Pace University that aims to cultivate advanced computing research scholars and professionals who will excel in both industry and academia. During the program, you will work closely with faculty experts to conduct original research that will contribute to your chosen field. The program is aligned with the University’s central mission to create thinking professionals who are highly sought after as innovators and successful leaders, and who will have a positive impact in the world.
Research areas include artificial intelligence, robotics, machine learning, cybersecurity, data science, healthcare technology, biometrics, business process modeling, and educational approaches using emerging computing technologies.
We are currently inviting applicants to join the program, beginning in the fall or spring semester.
The PhD in Computer Science at Pace University
The PhD in Computer Science at the Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems at Pace University is unique for several reasons:
Highly selective program that only accepts students with proven research experience, enabling focused and individualized teaching
Students are closely integrated in strategically significant applied research projects and make original contributions to the field
The program is the first PhD in Computer Science in the Hudson Valley, and is positioned at one of the earliest accredited computing schools in the nation
Students may receive financial support so they can focus on full-time research