Master of Science in Computer Science (Bridge)
Grand Canyon University

Program Details

This online MSCS bridge program provides an accelerated environment for you to acquire a more technical, advanced degree. While a bachelor’s is required for entry into this program, related technical knowledge is not. This program will lay out the foundations in programming and analytical thinking that are required to understand and apply computer science. From here, you will enter the full master’s program that will help you acquire the skills to be a manager in software technology, from directing development to designing applicable algorithms. This bridge curriculum likely entails:

  • Calculus and Analytic Geometry
  • Applied Linear Algebra
  • Computer Programming
  • Algorithms and Data Structures

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Grand Canyon University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (, an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.8 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)