Master of Science in Computer Science / General
Colorado Technical University

Program Details

The Master of Science in Computer Science program centers on a set of core courses which are designed to provide the student with an understanding of operating systems and networking, as well as knowledge of computer system architecture and the software system engineering process. The MSCS program is designed for Computer Science professionals seeking to advance their careers in a broad range of computer fields.

Students with this degree can expect the following program outcomes:

  • Apply effective leadership strategies and skills
  • Evaluate the issues that affect the development and modification of complex software systems
  • Conduct professional, scholarly, applied research
  • Demonstrate a breadth of knowledge and understanding of the field of computer science
  • Select analytical and critical thinking skills for effective decision analysis and problem solving in a specific situation

Requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree
  • Official transcripts
  • 2.0 minimum GPA
  • Essay
  • Interview with admissions advisor
  • TOEFL, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission