Doctor of Computer Science
University of the Potomac

Program Details

The Doctor of Computer Science from the University of the Potomac is an online computer science degree that prepares students to be leaders in research and development in this field.  You will gain the knowledge and tools needed to design and implement effective, economic, and creative solutions to meet the needs of individuals, society, and the high-tech economy.  While you are studying the theoretical foundations of computing and exploring the principles of computer science technologies, scholarship, and practice, you will prepare to meet the needs and challenges facing computer science professionals in various contents.  Courses address real world needs while promoting high-quality, high impact research and providing problem-solving techniques to create cutting-edge technology.  By the time you earn your online computer science degree you will understand and respect professional standards of ethics in the field and have a commitment to lifelong learning.  Graduates are prepared to independently design and develop computer software systems and products based on sound theoretical principles and software development skills.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

University of the Potomac is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Applicaton Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • This program requires two residencies.