Master of Science in Computer Information Systems / Web Application Development
Boston University

Program Details

Boston University offers an online master’s degree in Computer Information Systems with multiple concentration areas. The Web Application Development concentration covers both client-side and server-side web application development. 

Students will learn the latest topics in JavaScript, CSS, HTML5, jQuery, AngularJS, PHP, and Node.js. Cutting-edge technologies for building desktop and mobile applications are widely covered. Graduates will have a portfolio of real-world web application projects that interact with databases such as Oracle, MySQL, and NoSQL databases like MongoDB.

Courses cover topics including the following:

  • Probability and statistics
  • Web application development
  • Server-side web development
  • Rich internet application development

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