Apply by the Summer 2022 Early Submit Date: 2/15/2022
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AWARDED FOR "BEST ONLINE MASTER'S IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMS" IN 2021 BY U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT

ONLINE MASTER OF SCIENCE IN COMPUTER SCIENCE

GRE/GMAT NOT REQUIRED

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Program Benefits

The Online Master of Science in Computer Science (MSCS) degree pairs the quality and rigor of the Stevens residential program with the flexibility of part-time study and remote coursework.

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 as an Online Master of Science in Computer Science graduate.

Job Title
Employed
Average Income
Job Title: Software Developer
Employed: 1,500,000
Average Income: $107,000
Job Title: Information Security Analyst
Employed: 137,000
Average Income: $99,700
Job Title: Computer and Information Systems Manager
Employed: 461,000
Average Income: $146,000
Job Title: Computer and Information Research Scientist
Employed: 35,000
Average Income: $123,000
Job Title: Computer Systems Analyst
Employed: 627,000
Average Income: $91,000
Job Title: Network Administrator
Employed: 368,000
Average Income: $83,000
Job Title: Web Developer
Employed: 186,000
Average Income: $70,000

Source: Emsi Labor Market Data, 2021

#21
IN THE U.S.

U.S. Best Online Master's in Engineering by U.S. News & World Report (2020)

Top 25
IN THE U.S.

Among the Top 25 STEM colleges by Forbes (2018)

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)

#3
IN N.J.

Best engineering and science graduate programs by U.S. News & World Report (2022)

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
Students sitting in front of a computer screen, one of them pointing out a possible solution to the other.

EARLY SUBMIT DEADLINE IS FEBRUARY 15, 2022

The Stevens Advantage

The Online Master of Science in Computer Science (MSCS) program at Stevens Institute of Technology challenges you to see software differently. At Stevens, we welcome innovators in search of a deeper understanding of computer science, and the MSCS curriculum pairs theoretical instruction with practical application so that you are prepared for industry success.

As an Online MSCS student, you will develop in-demand knowledge and learn to professionally and effectively communicate concepts, designs and solutions. With the support of world-class faculty who consult for industry giants like Google, IBM, Bell Labs and Microsoft, you will graduate with the expertise and confidence to build your career in computer science.

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 and GRE test scores are temporarily waived.

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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