For admission to the PhD in computer science and information systems program, you may apply to either the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) or the Business School—students with a computer science background should apply through the CSE department and students with an information systems background should apply through the Business School.
If you are unsure about where to apply, you may contact the program co-directors, Professor Mannino, Business School, and Professor Alaghband, CSE department, to discuss your situation.
Admission Forms and Requirements
Apply as either a domestic or international student to the Department of Computer Science and Engineering.
Apply as either a domestic or international student to the Business School.
Note: The CSIS-PhD program at the University of Colorado Denver is a member of Western Regional Graduate Program (WRGP). Qualified students admitted to this program who are residents of one of the 15 WICHI states [Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming] may be eligible for residential tuition, (see the list of member programs.)
All application materials must be submitted to the Graduate School for processing. The mailing address for the Graduate School is:
University of Colorado Denver
Campus Box 163
1380 Lawrence St., Room 1251
P.O. Box 173364
Denver, CO 80217-3364
If you have any questions regarding receipt of application materials e-mail CEASGAapplications@ucdenver.edu.