Master of Science in Computer Science / Computational Security
Columbia University in the City of New York

Program Details

Columbia University in the City of New York offers a Master of Science degree in Computer Science to the online student.  This Computational Security concentration is designed for students who push past boundaries, breaking down obstacles to deepen their understanding of Computer Science.  Take part in a workload consisting of but not limited to:

  • Operating Systems
  • Security Architecture and Engineering
  • Network Security

This is a flexible program offering many electives and providing leading edge knowledge in governmental, corporate, military, and national infrastructure networks and systems.  Graduates may find pursuable or expandable pathways as infrastructure analysts, cybersecurity engineers, cyber crime analysts, and more.  Develop a working knowledge of computer security with a computer science degree online from Columbia University.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Columbia University in the City of New York is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.3 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

GRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Undergraduate degree in a related field or computer science prerequisites