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Natural Language Processing (M.S.)

The Natural Language Processing program offers a Master of Science degree. For detailed information about the Natural Language Processing program, see 

grad.soe.ucsc.edu/nlp

Application requirements:

  • GRE scores are required

  • Application materials needed include:

    • ​Résumé or CV (can also provide a link to your own website)

  • A Statement of Purpose is required: 

    • Please describe your plans for graduate study or research and for your future occupation or profession. Include any information that may aid the selection committee in evaluating your preparation and qualifications for graduate study at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Recommended length is a concise 2-4 pages.

  • A Personal History Statement is also required:

    • This statement will be used in conjunction with your application for graduate admission and financial support. Note that the Personal History Statement should not duplicate the Statement of Purpose. Recommended length is a concise 1-3 pages.

    • UC Santa Cruz is interested in a diverse and inclusive graduate student population. In an essay, discuss how your personal background informs your decision to pursue a graduate degree. Include any educational, familial, cultural, economic, or social experiences, challenges, or opportunities relevant to your academic journey; how you might contribute to social or cultural diversity within your chosen field; and/or how you might serve educationally underrepresented segments of society with your degree.

    • International applicants whose native language is not English must score 100 or higher on the internet-based TOEFL, or a 7 or higher on the IELTS exam. See our information on language requirements for further details.

  • See the deadline for this program's application.

  • Contact information for all programs is also available.