Monmouth University

Monmouth University

Master of Science in Computer Science


Graduate Admission Office

400 Cedar Avenue

West Long Branch, NJ 07764

United States





Program Information

Degree Offered:

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Science in Computer Science at Monmouth University prepares students for a wide variety of careers involving computer technology, telecommunications, software design, and software development. This 30-credit program also enhances versatility and capability for employment advancement in many other disciplines and career paths.

All students are given a firm grounding in data structures and algorithms, computer networks, intelligent information systems, and databases. Students may choose to concentrate in the areas of computer networks, databases and intelligent information systems, or security of information systems and networks.


Optional Tracks in Computer Networks, Databases and Intelligent Information Systems, and Security of Computer Systems and Networks

  1. Possession of a baccalaureate degree with a minimum 2.75 overall GPA and a minimum 3.0 GPA in the undergraduate major, preferably in the sciences or engineering.
  2. Two letters of recommendation for graduate study.
  3. Two semesters of calculus (I and II) with grades of "C" or better.
  4. Two semesters of computer programming courses within the past five years (equivalent to Monmouth's CS175 and CS176) at a recognized institution with a grade of "B" or better.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize Suburb

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999