Master of Science in Computer Science
Dakota State University

Program Details

The online Computer Science program at DSU focuses on applying theoretical aspects of computer systems and computability to tangible career outcomes. Graduates can build a career in cyber security, software development, or advance in their current IT role.

The program gives students high-level skills in coding and troubleshooting. Students in this Computer Science degree online learn how to solve problems with computational analogues and design algorithms. New and emerging technologies are studied in a lesson of how to adapt to real-world issues.

Core courses cover topics such as:

  • Structure and design of programming language
  • Operating systems and parallel programming
  • Theory of computation

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Dakota State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • A bachelor’s degree in computer science (or a closely related field)