The University of Texas at Austin offers a Master’s degree in Computer Science which does not require GRE.


The University of Texas is a public university ranked #53 in Best National University, and with Kiplinger ranking 39 located in Texas, Austin. 

This university has no open admission policy. The admission process is highly competitive.

The University of Texas at Austin offers 124 graduate program specialization. The University of Texas at Austin provides 115 Master’s programs and 94 Ph.D. programs.

The University of Texas at Austin offers the following types of degree and certificate programs: 

  • Less than one year certificate
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master’s degree
  • Doctor’s degree in research
  • Doctor’s degree for professional practice

The Online Master’s Programs at The University of Texas at Austin

The university announced that the GRE requirement is temporarily suspended due to the challenges faced by many students by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Master’s degree in computer science requires 10 courses that have been fully developed online. The tuition is $10,000 (30 credits at $333 each).

The degree will be available on the edX website. The launch date of the program was August 26, 2020.

The GRE prerequisite for all candidates has officially been suspended for the Spring 2021, Fall 2021, and Spring 2022 semesters,” confirmed by the university.

The University of Texas at Austin revealed a $10,000 online Master’s degree in Computers this week that does not require a GRE test to apply. “It’s a big step towards growing access to education,” stated Anant Agarwal, CEO of edX.org.

ref: twitter

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About Sai Valluru

Sai Valluru is an undergraduate student at UMass Boston. He has worked and interned at many technological start-up companies. Sai Valluru is primarily majoring in Computer Science and is minoring in business. With his goal to complete his Bachelor's in Science, Sai Valluru intends to take his Master's in Business Administration in the upcoming future.

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