Advance your career with an online master's in computer science

With concentrations in software engineering and computer information systems, Concordia's computer science master's program helps you stay on the cutting edge of advancements in the world of computer science. Earning a MSCS degree is the perfect way to move forward in your career.

Cost Per Credit $779
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Program Overview

Study how to create complex hardware and software systems, manage complex computer information systems (IT), and lead a technical team. Now offering two new tracks in Software Engineering and Computer Information Systems. Both of these tracks will build on your existing experience by deepening your skills and knowledge in the main areas of computer science. A bachelor's degree in a related field is recommended, but not required. Optional catch-up modules are available for each course to help bring you up to speed.

Upon completion of the MSCS program, you’ll be trained in problem solving, collaboration, creative design processes, professional literature, writing, presentation, and ethical practices. You’ll be prepared for advanced professional positions in software development and other technical/design-oriented roles in computing.

On average, people with a MSCS degree earn over $100K (PayScale). Earning a Master of Science in computer science positions you to advance in your career and reach your professional goals.

  • STEM certified
  • Ethics & vocation are central themes in our program showing how professionals respond to the needs of clients, users, and society
  • Program can be completed in 18 months
  • Start dates available every six to eight weeks throughout the year
  • Available online and in person

Graduates from the MSCS program pursue a variety of careers such as system/database administrators/architects, business intelligence analysts, software engineers, application developers, and many others.

This program is offered online through our sister campus in Mequon, WI.

What to Expect

Our computer science master's program was designed with working professionals in mind. You’ll get a rigorous, quality education that fits within your busy schedule. All courses will be available online in an accelerated eight week format.

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