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​East Carolina University – Online Master of Science in Computer Science2018-09-27T17:51:08+00:00

​East Carolina University – Online Master of Science in Computer Science

Program Overview

According to East Carolina University:

East Carolina University’s Master of Science in Computer Science (MSCS) degree prepares students to excel in either the private sector or academia. Past graduates have pursued career opportunities as software engineers, designers, system architects, computer programmers and web developers; others have pursued graduate study opportunities in computer science or related fields. The MSCS program covers both the theory and practice of software design and hardware construction. It also emphasizes, as applicable, programming languages like C#, operating systems, hardware, database environments and software engineering tools like Rational Rose. The University aims to equip graduates with the skills and theoretical background necessary to solve a wide range of IT challenges; both contemporary challenges and those to come.

At a Glance

URL http://www.ecu.edu/cs-cet/csci/MS-Computer-Science.cfm
Total credit hours 30
Tuition per credit Tuition and fees
Admission requirements According to East Carolina University, to be eligible for admission to the Master of Computer Science program, applicants must fulfill the following requirements:

  • Applicants to the Master of Science in Computer Science (MSCS) program must meet the admission requirements of the Graduate School.
  • Acceptance to the program is based on satisfactory undergraduate grades, scores on either the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) or the Graduate Record Examinations (GRE), and letters of reference.
  • Completion of an undergraduate degree in computer science, software engineering, computer engineering, electrical engineering, information systems or a related discipline is recommended for admission.
  • Students from other disciplines or applicants with limited technical expertise are evaluated on a case-by-case basis.