Lehigh's graduate programs in computer science provide a balance between formal classroom instruction and research and are tailored to the individual student's professional goals. The programs appeal to individuals with backgrounds in electrical or computer engineering, computer or information science, mathematics, or the physical sciences.

The department offers M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science. Please contact the Directors for more information on these degrees:

Master degrees: Prof. Daniel Lopresti

PhD degrees: Prof. Eric P.S. Baumer

For information on graduate degrees in Computer Engineering administered by the ECE Department, click here.


Research is an essential part of the graduate program, especially the doctoral programs. Click here to see current research areas. 

Computer Science Ph.D. degree requirements

Computer Science M.S. degree requirements

Computer Science M. Eng. degree requirements

In addition to academic programs described above, Lehigh has a vibrant Graduate Student Life Office.