Master of Science in Computer Science
Graduate Admission Office
400 Cedar Avenue
West Long Branch, NJ 07764
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.
PROGRAM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Optional Tracks in Computer Networks, Databases and Intelligent Information Systems, and Security of Computer Systems and Networks
- 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.
- Two letters of recommendation for graduate study.
- Two semesters of calculus (I and II) with grades of "C" or better.
- 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