Master of Science in Computer Science
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Program Details

The master’s degree in Computer Science provides a broad range of coursework in theoretical and applied topics. Students have three track options to choose from: thesis-based, project-based, or coursework only.

Course topics available to students include cryptography, animation, wireless networks, analysis of numerical algorithms, computational aspects of matric theory, and much more. Graduates of this online Computer Science degree will be prepared for industry positions, competitive graduate programs, and academic positions.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.2 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Must have a prior undergraduate or graduate degree in a major with a substantial background in computer science & engineering
  • Some campus visits may be required