Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science
Northcentral University

Program Details

This online PhD-CS at NCU enables you to create a portfolio of work, as you pursue your doctorate.  From applied theory and research, you’ll learn from hands-on experience using the latest technological tools.  You will be guided by engaged faculty at Northcentral, as you  complete your dissertation and become a leader in your field.  Coursework along the way likely includes:

  • Computer Science Policy & Strategy
  • Qualitative Research Design & Methodology for Technology Leaders
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Databases & Business Intelligence


  • Admission to the PhD in Computer Science program requires a master’s degree from a regionally accredited or nationally accredited academic institution

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).