The online Master of Computer Science will study topics such as object-oriented software design, software testing, network security, algorithms, and machine learning. Coursework develops critical thinking, investigatory, and expository skills, while teaching the foundations of computer science theory and application. Computer science requires creativity, insights, background, and problem solving skills. Each new application presents new problems, and this degree will help students learn how to find solutions.
The Master of Computer Science will give graduates an opportunity for careers computer science in various industries.
Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited postsecondary institution or a CSU-recognized international institution. Minimum 3.00 GPA and minimum 3.2 in computer science and mathematics (applicants with GPA below 3.00 may need to demonstrate potential for academic success by providing additional evidence). Demonstrated understanding of computer science and mathematics. GRE test scores recommended (not required). Official transcripts. Statement of Purpose. Resume or vita. 3 letters of professional recommendation.
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