Master of Science in Computer Science (MSCS)

City University of Seattle

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The award
MSCS

How long you will study
18 months

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
full-time

Course starts
October, January, April, July

International course fees
USD 19512 per year

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About Master of Science in Computer Science at City University of Seattle

CityU’s M.S. in Computer Science program is the ideal next step for STEM graduates from bachelor’s degree programs in Computer Systems, Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology or related fields. Extending your education with a master’s degree can expand your options in the labor market and career potential.

What makes our programs special

CityU’s Technology Institute programs are hands-on. Our students:

  • Build networks 
  • Support Cloud Computing systems
  • Develop secure data systems 
  • Build and deploy databases
  • Develop Mobile Apps 
  • Design Healthcare Systems

Why choose City University of Seattle?

  • Downtown Seattle location
  • Affordable tuition with scholarships available
  • Accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
  • No GMAT/GRE required
  • Seattle is home to many international technology corporations such as Microsoft, Amazon, and Adobe

Program Details

Computer Systems Core: 27 credits

  • Principles of Software Engineering/Systems
  • Analysis and Design
  • Managing Technology Projects
  • Computer Architecture
  • Software Testing
  • Technology Implementation and Change

Depth of Study Sequence: 9 Credits - Information Security

  • System Administration for Information Security
  • Ethical Obligations in Information Security

Capstone: 3 credits

IIn the Capstone, students apply the skills and knowledge they have learned in their courses to complete a project
with instructor guidance.

Total Coursework: 39 credits

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Notes about fees for this course

Tuition only, 16-17 school year rates

Entry requirements

TOEFL 87 or IELTS 6.5, No GRE required

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