City University of Seattle

Introduction

About City University of Seattle

City University of Seattle is a private nonprofit university accredited through the doctoral level. CityU is dedicated to serving the working adult and transfer student and is ranked by the U.S. News & World Report among the top 30 for online bachelor’s degree programs, and among the top 20 online programs for veterans in the U.S.

CityU’s Mission and Values

We strive to change lives for good by offering high quality and relevant lifelong education to anyone with the desire to learn. At CityU we value:

  • Flexibility – design and deliver programs and services to be convenient to students
  • Accessibility – provide educational opportunities to anyone, anywhere
  • Innovation – continually create new educational opportunities
  • Relevance – what we teach today can be applied tomorrow
  • Global – act local but think global

Vision

CityU’s vision is education access worldwide via a network of partners and programs onsite and/or online.

Accreditation, Policies and Administration

CityU is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, a regional accrediting body approved by the U.S. Department of Education. Learn more about CityU’s academic model, accreditation, policies, administration, governance, associations and alliances.

Student Services

CityU has a world class Learning Resource Center, an onsite Counseling Center and a Career Center. Learn more about these services, along with internship opportunities, academic schedules and commencement information.

Residence Hall

The Cornish Commons is a state-of-the-art residence hall in South Lake Union that will be open to students in the fall of 2015. The building is just seven blocks from campus and features special amenities for our students.

Locations

CityU has over 20 locations in the Northwest and worldwide. Many of our degree, certificate and endorsement programs are also offered completely online so you can learn from anywhere, whatever works best for you. Aside from its flagship campus and headquarters in Seattle, CityU offers programs in Canada, China, Czech Republic, Greece, Mexico, Slovakia, Switzerland, and Vietnam.

Partnerships

For over 40 years CityU has partnered with premier companies, institutions of higher education and international education providers. Learn more about our partnerships, training options and how to become a partner.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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Master of Science in Computer Science

Campus or Online Full time September 2017 USA Seattle USA Online

The Master of Science in Computer Science at City University of Seattle is offered conveniently online and is designed to advance your knowledge and expertise in computer science and technology. [+]

Master of Science in Computer Science DELIVERY MODE: Online | Onsite REQUIRED CREDITS: 45 Program Details The Master of Science in Computer Science at City University of Seattle is offered conveniently online and is designed to advance your knowledge and expertise in computer science and technology. This unique program offers the theoretical and the business knowledge you’ll need to propel your career forward. This flexible, yet rigorous, program offers a core that is designed by professionals who have worked in the field for over 15 years. Core courses include such topics as Computer Architecture; Software Engineering; Software Testing; Information Security; and Managing the Technology Project. Alongside these core courses, you can select a specialization. Specializations Programming Technology Management Development Management Cloud Development Data Management/Big Data Serious Gaming Embedded Systems CityU’s Master of Science in Computer Science is designed to give you actionable insights that you can apply in your work immediately. You’ll graduate a more effective technology expert with increased advancement opportunities. Time to completion: This degree is typically completed in two years. Admissions requirements: A bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field qualifies you to apply to this program. Job Titles of Alumni with an MS in Computer Science Senior Software Engineer Senior Designer Senior Programmer Senior Tech Specialist Chief Technology Officer Connect with a CityU advisor to start your computer science degree today. Courses Computer Systems Core CS 533 - Computer Architecture (3) This course provides students with a fundamental understanding of computer architecture and components... [-]

Master of Science in Project Management

Campus or Online Full time September 2017 USA Seattle USA Online

City University of Seattle offers the only project management master’s degree in the Northwest that is globally accredited by the Project Management Institute (PMI)® and available fully online. [+]

Master of Science in Project Management DELIVERY MODE: Online | Onsite REQUIRED CREDITS: 45 Program Details City University of Seattle offers the only project management master’s degree in the Northwest that is globally accredited by the Project Management Institute (PMI)® and available fully online. Work toward your PMP® Certification: CityU is a Registered Education Provider with PMI®, the courses in our program count as PMP® continuing education credits. Flexible learning options: The Master of Science in Project Management is offered both in class and online so you can find an option that suits your schedule and location. CityU’s robust course offerings reach beyond typical project management fundamentals to provide actionable insights for real-world problems. Expect to gain knowledge and practical skills including: aligning project and program outcomes to business goals developing solutions to resolve problems leading domestic and global teams applying project management tools based on situational context Your CityU project management master’s degree can help you achieve senior-level jobs in government, manufacturing, healthcare, information technology and other industries. Many alumni shift or grow into rewarding, lucrative careers as project or program managers, business analysts or consultants shortly after graduation. Contact a CityU advisor to get started on your master’s in project management today. PMP is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc. Courses Introduction PM 501 - Introduction to Project Management (3) This course will introduce the practices that are fundamental to successful project management in a broad range of industry environments. The student will be introduced... [-]

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