Master of Science in Computer Information Systems / Computer Networks
Boston University

Program Details

Study data communication and modern networking with the Computer Networks concentration of this online master’s degree in Computer Information Systems. The network administration degree online from Boston University also provides a broad foundation in Information Technology.

Students will gain extensive hands-on experience in analyzing, designing, managing, and implementing computer networking solutions and technologies. Graduates will have advanced knowledge in data communication protocols and networks. Core courses also cover databases, math for IT, software development, and systems analysis and design.

This concentration includes class topics such as:

  • Digital Communications
  • LANs
  • Wireless Networks
  • Wide Area Networks

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Boston University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent