Masters of Science in Applied Computer Science
Dakota State University

Program Details

The online Computer Science program at DSU provides a foundation in theoretical aspects of computer systems and computability, and emphasizes the practical application of computer science. Build a career in cyber security, software development, or enhance your current position.


A bachelor’s degree in computer science (or a closely related field) from an institution with full regional accreditation for that degree. A minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0. Transcripts that show completion of courses in key areas such as general programming skills such as C, formal programming language foundations, data structures and algorithms, and math foundations (discrete math).

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission