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ONLINE MASTER OF SCIENCE IN COMPUTER SCIENCE

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GRE/GMAT NOT REQUIRED

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Program Benefits

The Online M.S. in Computer Science (MSCS) is a rigorous, part-time program offered in a 100% online format with both live classes (synchronous) and self-paced sessions (asynchronous). Students have the benefit of accessing learning materials, lecture notes and assignments at any time through our online course platform.

  • Leaders in Distance Education
    StevensOnline is a 7-time winner of the 21st Century Distance Learning Award for Best Practices by the United States Distance Learning Association.
  • Innovation in Industry
    The MSCS program pairs theory and practice so that you are prepared to adapt to industry disruptors and work as an agile computer science professional.
  • Renowned Program Faculty
    The computer science faculty includes active researchers who are renowned experts in cybersecurity, software engineering and algorithms.

Quick
Facts

Credit Hours: 30
Courses: 10
Years to Complete: 1.5

Career Outlook

Prospective occupations for Online MSCS graduates.

Job Title
Employed
Average Income
Job Title: Software Developer
Employed: 1,811,160
Average Income: $109,950
Job Title: Information Security Analyst
Employed: 138,000
Average Income: $107,580
Job Title: Computer and Information Systems Manager
Employed: 457,290
Average Income: $161,730
Job Title: Computer and Information Research Scientist
Employed: 30,220
Average Income: $130,890
Job Title: Computer Systems Analyst
Employed: 574,450
Average Income: $99,020
Job Title: Computer Network Architect
Employed: 165,200
Average Income: $116,780
Job Title: Web Developer
Employed: 156,220
Average Income: $85,490

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2020

97%
EMPLOYMENT

Three months after graduation, 97% of MSCS graduates in the Class of 2021 accepted job offers*

7x
WINNER

21st Century Distance Learning Award by the United States Distance Learning Association

#9
IN THE NATION

Recognized for "Top 20 Best Career Placement (Private Schools)" by The Princeton Review (2021)

#14
BEST VALUE

Ranked #14 among "Best Value Colleges" by Payscale (2021)

CAREER-ALIGNED CURRICULUM

Why Choose Stevens

Stevens designed the Online M.S. in Computer Science curriculum to align with in-demand industry skills and emerging technologies while equipping students with a strong foundation in theory and academic areas of inquiry. You will engage in courses that both challenge and expand your understanding of:

  • Java, Python and C++
  • Enterprise design and engineering
  • Mobile application development and cloud computing
  • Web programming
  • Algorithm design and testing
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FINAL SUBMIT DEADLINE IS JULY 25, 2022

The Stevens Advantage

At Stevens, we cultivate the next generation of innovators through our 100% online, cutting-edge curriculum. From Java, Python and C++ to machine learning and cloud computing, our graduates are empowered to engineer solutions and build the future in a dynamic and rapidly growing field.

In an increasingly connected world, you'll learn in-demand computer science skills with the support of world-class faculty who consult for industry giants like Google, IBM, Bell Labs and Microsoft, and graduate with a competitive edge to meet the critical needs of an expanding job sector across various industries.

Frequently Asked Questions

Students in the Online Master of Science in Computer Science program are required to take 10 classes and 30 credit hours. On average, students will earn their degree in 1.5 years. This timeline may vary depending on how many credits are taken each semester.

The M.S. in Computer Science is an online program. This is centered around students engaging in distance learning coursework to develop skills as software development leaders and high-quality coders.

You will receive a Master of Science.

GMAT/GRE test scores are not required.

Yes. Students have a variety of options to fund their education. We encourage you to consult with the Office of Financial Aid or a financial advisor when determining the best way to fund your education.

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