Bachelor's degree in computer science, electrical and computer engineering, information science, information systems, information technology or a related field with a minimum cumulative QPA of 3.0 or equivalent
Demonstrated analytical ability, including successful completion of undergraduate probability or statistics courses *
Coursework in data structures and demonstrated programming skills and experience with object-oriented programming (e.g., C++ or Java). Coursework or experience with C is also highly recommended
GRE General Test no more than five years old (Neither the GMAT nor the GRE Subject Test is accepted.)
TOEFL, no more than two years old, is required with applicants whose native language/mother tongue is not English; the IELTS is also accepted
Two or more years of relevant work experience is strongly preferred
* The second item can be compensated by appropriate professional/industrial experience to be judged by the admissions committee.
The application submission package must include the material listed below. For details regarding this material, go to Application Details.
To be considered for admission, you must submit the following documents:
Note: International applicants must include financial support information to show general ability to cover costs. A letter stating how costs will be covered is sufficient. No specific format or amount is required for the application process. Submission of this information may not be deferred until an admission decision is rendered. This is not part of the I-20 process, but for INI internal use only. If admitted, you will receive instructions on sending bank statements and other financial documents to obtain an I-20 or DS-2019 certificate.
If you have any questions or need help:
Information Networking Institute
Phone: (412) 268-7195
Fax: (412) 268-7196