Master of Science in Computer Science
Northcentral University

Program Details

Northcentral University’s Master of Science in Computer Science program is an applied degree focusing on topics like software architecture and engineering, system design, risk management and more. At NCU, you’ll do more than just write papers, you’ll have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience, allowing you to create a portfolio of work while you are still a student.

The world is connected through vast networks of computers which play a crucial role in nearly every factor of our life. While we rely upon this complex system for our convenience, economy and security, this system itself relies upon the skills of computer professionals that understand how to make it all work. The Master of Science in Computer Science program at Northcentral University is designed to help fulfill the demand for professionals that have the vision, knowledge and skills to address the problems of the future. This applied degree takes you through critical topics like software engineering, risk management and innovation and strategy in computer science. In addition, this program explores the principles of computational science, business intelligence, computer development and programming as well as applications for a variety of end-use situations.


  • Admission to an NCU master’s program requires a conferred bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited academic institution or an international institution determined to be equivalent through an approved evaluation service
  • Send your official transcripts from other schools you attended

School Accreditation Statement

NCU is a WSCUC accredited institution. WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).