View Full Version : CS school list - help pls - GRE 1450

11-07-2006, 05:42 AM
Hi ! I am applying for MS in CS. Here is my brief profile

GRE - 1450 (800- quant, 650- ver, 4.5- writing)
TOEFL - 277 (comp based), 5.5 -writing. Appearing for iBT in 11/06

undergraduate degree - B.E. in comp sc & engineering with 83.35 % from an average univ.
work experience - 1.5 yrs teaching experience (taught undergraduate
engineering students)
projects - BE project in cellular phone software. several minor projects
(nothing great :( )
papers - none :(
extra curriculars - convener of literary committee of college...several
other similar ones.

Am looking for universities where I can get financial aid. Am completely lost as to in which univs I have fair chances of getting funded :doh:

Pls help me with the univ list. Thanks :)

P.S. - How are Columbia Univ and UIC (I know both r too high..still...) ? What about Univ of Iowa ?

11-30-2006, 01:27 AM
columbia may be difficult. try for middle tier universities. see missiongre.com -university selection tool

12-20-2006, 06:49 PM
i think Columbia is easily reachable for you based on past results. Which other univs do you plan to apply for?