Master of Science in Computer Science / Software Systems
Columbia University in the City of New York

Program Details

Become a Master of Science in Computer Science with an online degree from Columbia University in the City of New York.  This Software Systems concentration is designed for students who push past boundaries, breaking down obstacles to deepen their understanding of Computer Science.  Studies may cover subjects such as:

  • Operating Systems
  • Programming and Problem Solving
  • Languages and Translators

This is a flexible program offering many electives, designed for the working adult to align their studies with professional goals.  Graduates with this advanced degree are prepared to competitively enter a rapidly expanding marketplace with interdisciplinary skills in computer science.  Become adept in development, methodology, technology, and more with this Columbia University online computer science degree.

Learning Pace


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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