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Master of Science in Computer Science

Program Details

The MS in Computer Science degree program provides students with a foundational knowledge of core computer science topics in software, systems, and theory, upon which each student builds their expertise in selected areas of specialization. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills required to develop high quality computer systems and application software, and are prepared to pursue a range of careers in the computer science field.


Statement of purpose. Resume. Three  letters of recommendation. A bachelor degree is required.

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education


UMass Dartmouth does not presently consider applications for online degree or certificate programs from applicants whose permanent residence is in Alabama, Arkansas, Kansas, Maryland or Minnesota because of the regulations resulting from legislation in these states. For details about regulations in your state that may affect your enrollment in an online program offered by another state, you may wish to consult your state's Department of Education and/or learn about efforts of the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. If you are a resident of Alabama, Arkansas, Kansas, Maryland, or Minnesota, UMass Dartmouth welcomes your application to a face-to-face program only.