Washington University in St. Louis offers a fully funded PhD program in Computer Science. The program starts with a rotation of small research projects so students can choose the research area they are most interested in while also finding an advisor on that topic. Following this selection the student conducts independent research with access to other departments at the university to come up with multidisciplinary approaches and solutions. The degree prepares students for careers in research, engineering, development and academia. PhD students are fully funded including full tuition support, health insurance and a living stipend.