MSE Admissions

Thank you for your interest in the M.S.E. Computer Science degree!

The Computer Science Department in the Whiting School of Engineering (WSE) of Johns Hopkins University offers full-time day school programs at the Homewood Campus in North Baltimore. The graduate degrees offered are a Master of Science in Engineering and a Master of Science in Security Informatics.

The application process is handled through the WSE Graduate Admissions office (GAO)) online graduate student application. There you will find instructions for applying for graduate degree programs for both international and domestic students. Please peruse the MSE Admissions FAQs for answers to common questions. If you have further questions, feel free to email

All required application materials are due by the deadlines for consideration:

  • The MSE deadline for Fall is February 15th.
  • The MSE deadline for Spring for US citizens and permanent residents is November 15th.
  • The MSE deadline for Spring for international applicants is September 15th

The MSE CS application requires:

  • Application
  • $75 application fee
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume/CV
  • GRE
  • TOEFL (if applicable)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Unofficial transcripts (if admitted, we would require official versions)

For more information, check out our MSE FAQs.

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