Program Overview

The online MS in Computer Science degree program is designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills required to participate in the discussion and development of advanced computer concepts and applications in science, engineering, business, academia, and in everyday life. This program offers both a thesis and non-thesis option.

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Master

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

    Accelerated Degree: No

    Accreditation & Licensing

    Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities


    This degree requires 30 credits for completion.

    Must have a bachelor’s degree from a college or university accredited by a regional accrediting association or approved institution. Minimum overall 3.0 GPA (4.0 scale). Must also demonstrate mastery of certain basic mathematical and computer science skills.

    Submit official transcripts and academic credentials. Resume or Curriculum Vitae. Statement of career objectives. Three letters of recommendation.

    School Overview

    The University of Idaho is a public, four-year, land-grant and space-grant, institution of higher education located in the city of Moscow, Idaho. Founded in 1889, the first students enrolled in the University of Idaho in the fall of 1892. By the spring of 1898, the first graduate degree was awarded. Today, UI retains national recognition as a research institution. Among many of its recognitions, Idaho celebrates the winning of the National Medal of Arts for the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival. Additionally, in the fall of 2013, a record 76 national merit scholars enrolled in the university. The university has also earned distinction for its research by the Carnegie Foundation.


    The University of Idaho offers bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees, as well as undergraduate and graduate certificates. Academic programs are housed in the Colleges of:

    • Agricultural and Life Sciences
    • Art and Architecture
    • Business and Economics
    • Education
    • Engineering
    • Graduate Studies
    • Law
    • Letters, Arts and Social Sciences
    • Natural Resources
    • Science

    In addition to programs on the physical campus, the University of Idaho also supports a number of distance education opportunities, housed in Distance & Extended Education. Retaining standards equal to that of on-campus counterparts, students can choose from online or hybrid graduate programs, online certificate programs, and an executive graduate program.


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