How to Apply

To apply, submit Temple's online graduate application.

College of Science and Technology graduate candidates must have a bachelor’s degree. There is no minimum GPA requirement. Most applicants have an undergraduate degree in one of the natural sciences, Computer Science or Mathematics. Students from other fields will need to take prerequisite courses.


To apply for admission to the Graduate Certificate in Computer Science Instruction, students

  • must be certified by the state in secondary education, or they must receive permission from the certificate program director; and
  • must have a bachelor’s degree in disciplines other than computer science or information science and technology, or related majors.

Students cannot count credit earned in this certificate program toward any graduate program offered by the Computer and Information Sciences Department.

Supporting Materials

Admission Deadlines

  • Fall: Dec. 15
  • Spring: Sept. 15


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