Master of Science in Computer Science
Mississippi State University

Program Details

The Master of Sciences in Computer Science is an online computer science degree program from Mississippi Sate University.  This is a flexible program with many options available, including courses that are delivered both synchronously and asynchronously.  Students completing the program online can choose a program of study with a thesis option, a professional project option, or a courses-only option.  In addition, you will work with a major professor and guiding committee to select appropriate core, specialization, and elective courses to meet your goals. 

This is a research-intensive program that encourages students to participate in the many research opportunities available in such areas as:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Security and Networks
  • High Performance Computing
  • Bioinformatics
  • Augmented Reality
  • Robotics


  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Engineering, Math or Physics
  • A GPA of 3.0
  • Resume
  • Three references
  • Other admission materials may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges