Re: AI Graduate programs on the West Coast

Bill Eberle (
Sat, 31 Jan 1998 21:33:55 +0100 (MET)

I too am considering AI programs on the west coast. In addition to cost, can
anyone comment on the competitiveness of the programs? Of the schools listed,
I would imagine that Stanford is the hardest to get into.

Kenneth P. Turvey wrote:

> On Sat, 17 Jan 1998 16:06:13 GMT, JRStern <> wrote:
> >On Thu, 15 Jan 1998 14:38:50 -0800, Rick Laird <>
> >wrote:
> >>I am currently looking for a good AI program on the west coast. I have
> >>looked into UC Irvine and also heard UC San Diego is good. Does any one
> >>know of any other universities either public or private?
> >
> >Well, Stanford has in captivity all known expert systems experts from
> >the 1980s, and a few useful people, too.
> Stanford may however be prohibitively expensive. Take a look at the
> numbers. I am not sure that you will still be interested.
> University of California - Berkeley is supposed to have an excellent
> program at a much more reasonable cost.
> --
> Kenneth P. Turvey <>
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