Compare 10 Masters Programs in Applied Computer Science

A master's degree can take anywhere from one to two years, depending on how much time you put in each semester. This degree represents intense study focused within a field, usually related the subject in which you received your bachelor's.

What is a Master in Applied Computer Science? Applied computer science tends to take the form of data management, information systems or accounting, but there are also areas of software engineering for non-computing uses, such as helicopter simulators. Knowledge of basic programming is a must for this field, along with an understanding of basic logic and analytics. Some programs require a dissertation focusing on advancing current computer applications or finding new applications for existing protocols.

While earning this degree, a student acquires many skills. Advanced troubleshooting is useful in any job that uses computers and analytic skills help with solving problems and making projections. One more skill gained in this field is an understanding of where computing is and where it is going, which is helpful in advising a company's tech choices.

The cost of a master's degree depends on the school you choose, how long you take to complete the degree and whether you need to relocate to attend. Take these factors into account when budgeting for your degree.

With an advanced degree in applied computer science, there are a variety of jobs you can take. Depending on your focus, you may find employment in a bank, insurance company or public service organization. Telecommunications companies also hire employees with this degree, usually to help manage the large amount of data that flows through their networks. If you currently work in computing, an advanced degree can make you look more attractive for a pay raise or advancement.

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10 Results in Applied Computer Science Filter

Master in Computer Applications

BRAC University
Campus Full-time September 2019 Bangladesh Dhaka

The intended objective of the Master's degree is to provide graduate education for professionals in software development methodologies, techniques, qualities, and technologies valuable for various industry segments - education, government, marketing, business, manufacturing as well as specialized fields such as medicine and law.

M.Tech Embedded Systems

ITM University, School of Engineering and Technology
Campus Full-time Part-time 2 - 3 years July 2019 India Gurugram + 1 more

A course directed towards making the students employable for the Embedded Systems industry as soon as they complete it.

Master in Digital Humanities and Digital Knowledge (DHDK)

University of Bologna
Campus Full-time 2 years September 2019 Italy Bologna

The international degree programme in Digital Humanities and Digital Knowledge (DHDK) offers a cross-disciplinary curriculum designed to foster close connections between humanities and the sciences of representation and processing of information and knowledge.

MSc in Computational Sciences and Engineering

Koc University - Istanbul Turkey
Campus Full-time 1 - 2 years February 2020 Turkey Istanbul

1-year Non-Thesis and 2-year Thesis Master in Science Program in Computational Sciences and Engineering at Koc University in Istanbul, Turkey taught in English.

Master in mechatronics and robotics

South Ural State University
Campus Full-time 2 years September 2019 Russia Chelyabinsk

The program is focused on the preparing masters who have world-class competencies in the area of applied mechanics, solid mechanics, mathematical and computer modeling in mechanics, computational mechanics, computer engineering, capable to do investigation of fundamental and applied problems in these areas, as well as solving complex scientific and technical problems in various sectors of high-tech industry through the application of innovative multidisciplinary upper-industrial computer technology.

Master in Colour in Science and Industry

University of Eastern Finland
Campus 2 years August 2019 Finland Joensuu

The Master in Colour in Science and Industry is a two-year (120 ECTS) Erasmus+ Joint Master Degree, aiming to train the next generation of highly-skilled industrial experts in applied colour science, in various cutting-edge industries (photonics, optics, spectral imaging, multimedia technologies, computer graphics and vision) in a diverse range of sectors (including multimedia, health care, cosmetic, automotive, food-processing) bridging a talent gap in the industry where color experts are in high demand. The 2 areas of focus are spectral technologies and applied color imaging.

Master of Computer and Information Science

Southern Arkansas University
Online & Campus Combined Full-time September 2019 USA Magnolia

The Master of Science in Computer and Information Science (MCIS) program at the Southern Arkansas University is one of the largest, most affordable and highly attractive computer science graduate programs in the USA. The program offers a wide spectrum of online and onsite courses that are carefully designed to train the students in both theories and applications. The curriculum is constantly reviewed and updated to reflect the ongoing changes in the computer science field. The faculty members are highly qualified — many with extensive industry experience.

Masters in Computer Science (1-year)

Harbour Space
Campus Full-time 1 - 1 year September 2019 Spain Barcelona

The MSC program is an intensive one-year program designed for those who desire to deepen their comprehension with the practical aspects of Computer Science.

Master in Computer Science

Harbour Space
Campus Full-time 2 years Open Enrollment Spain Barcelona

The Master Degree Program in Computer Science is designed for those who desire to deepen their comprehension of all aspects of the computer sciences. Applicants could be graduates from other degrees with a strong mathematical core, or those continuing their academic pursuit after achieving a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science.

Master in Applied Computer Science

Northwest Missouri State University
Campus Full-time 16 months August 2019 USA Maryville

The Master of Science in Applied Computer Science offers students with a strong undergraduate background in a technical computing discipline an opportunity to increase their technical expertise and to complement that expertise with fundamental business concepts related specifically to information technology.