Prospective Graduate Students

Welcome to the Seymour & Esther Padnos College of Engineering & Computing (PCEC)!

We're delighted that you've chosen to continue your education and advance your career with a graduate degree from Grand Valley State University. The Padnos College of Engineering & Computing offers graduate degrees in Computing, Engineering, and the Professional Sciences. A complete list of PCEC graduate programs is provided below.

If you have applied, or are considering applying, to PCEC as a graduate student this website can help answer your questions. 

GVSU Masters program students at commencement


PCEC Graduate Programs

SCHOOL OF COMPUTING MASTERS PROGRAMS

Applied Computer Science (M.S.)

Emphasis Areas:

  • Biomedical Informatics
  • Cybersecurity 
  • Database Management
  • Distributed Computing
  • Information Systems Management
  • Software Design and Development
  • Software Engineering
  • Web and Mobile Computing

 

Data Science and Analytics (M.S.)

Health Informatics and Bioinformatics (M.S.) 

 

Visit the School of Computing & Information Systems programs website for details.

SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING MASTERS PROGRAMS

Engineering (M.S.E.)

Emphasis Areas:

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Electrical & Computer Engineering 
  • Manufacturing Operations Engineering 
  • Mechanical Engineering 
  • Product Design and Manufacturing Engineering

 

Visit the Master of Science in Engineering website for details. 

PROFESSIONAL SCIENCE MASTERS PROGRAMS

Applied Statistics (M.S.)**

Biostatistics (M.S.)**

Cell and Molecular Biology (Biotechnology) (M.S.)***

Data Science and Analytics (M.S.)*

Health Informatics and Bioinformatics (M.S.)*

*Housed in the School of Computing & Information Systems

**Housed in the Department of Statistics

***Housed in the Department of Cell and Molecular Biology

 

Visit the Professional Science Masters website for details.

Dr. Robert Adams

School of Computing

Graduate Program Director:

Dr. Robert Adams

adamsr@gvsu.edu

Dr. Samhita Rhodes

School of Engineering

Graduate Program Director:

Dr. Samhita Rhodes

rhodesam@gvsu.edu

Anirudh Chowdhary

Professional Science Masters

Graduate Program Director:

Prof. Anirudh Chowdhary

chowdhan@gvsu.edu


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