MSc in Computer Science

General

Program Description

Master of Science, Computer Science, M.S.C.S. (Hybrid) – Statesboro

Degree Requirements: 30 Credit Hours

Georgia Southern University’s Master of Science in Computer Science is an award-winning program that prepares you for a career in knowledge-based data systems. These computer science fields are experiencing explosive job growth, offering median salaries exceeding $90,000 per year.

Best Buy Online Master of Science in Computer Science

Our 30-credit-hour master’s degree was named 21st among 55 schools in the 2017 Best Online Graduate Computer Information Technology Programs by U.S. News and World Report, and offers students a unique balance of academic and theoretical learning with practical skills and experience that will give you the real-world experience you’ll need for a career in computer science.

In addition, Georgia Southern offers the only Data Mining and Data Warehousing concentrations in Georgia — one of only a handful of such master’s degrees in the world. Such Data-related graduate programs are in high demand, and our master’s degree provides the insights and experience you’ll need.

With a computer science master’s degree from Georgia Southern, you can pursue:

  • Software development
  • Computer systems analysis
  • Computer systems engineering
  • Network engineering
  • Database design
  • Computer programming
  • Software systems development

For more information on our computer science program, see the MSCS Brochure (PDF).

For Admissions and Financial Aid information, visit our MSCS graduate admissions page.

The Right Choice

Why should you Choose Southern?

Our 30-credit-hour program begins with a strong foundation in databases, artificial intelligence and web systems, followed by our unique specializations in data mining, data warehousing and distributed database systems. Once you complete the groundwork, you will move on to applying database and knowledge systems to areas such as software engineering and wireless and mobile systems.

Georgia Southern’s online learning environment is flexible, and is ideal for working professionals. You can study from wherever you are, whenever it’s convenient for you. Contact us today!

Last updated Sep 2019

About the School

Georgia Southern University is the state’s largest and most comprehensive center of higher education south of Atlanta. With 141 degree programs at the bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral levels, Georgia ... Read More

Georgia Southern University is the state’s largest and most comprehensive center of higher education south of Atlanta. With 141 degree programs at the bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral levels, Georgia Southern has been designated a public Carnegie Doctoral/R2 institution and serves over 26,400 students from all 50 states, Washington D.C., and Puerto Rico as well as 102 nations Read less
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