Colorado Technical University

Master of Science in Computer Science


231 N. Martingale Road 6th floor

Schaumburg, IL 60173

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Computer Science

Format: Online

Program Description:

Interested in developing technical depth in computer science?

Explore topics related to operating systems and networking, computer system architecture and the software system engineering process in Colorado Technical University’s Master of Science in Computer Science with a general concentration.

For the third year in a row, CTU’s MSCS programs ranked among the Best Online Programs by U.S. News & World Report.1

The curriculum is designed to provide technical depth in computer science and in the three concentration areas—software engineering, security and database management systems. Evaluate issues that impact the development and modification of complex software systems. Choose from courses in enterprise systems, data analytics, software, networking and security, and operations management to design a program that best suits your interests and needs.

In the core curriculum, explore:

·         Design and Analysis of Algorithms

·         Modern Operating Systems and Computer Networking

·         Computer Systems Security Foundations

·         Database Systems

·         Systems Engineering Methods  

In a capstone course you will have the opportunity to work on an in-depth project focusing on a major technical problem or major issue that impacts your organization or in a desired area of study.

CTU’s MS in Computer Science-General concentration classes begin every 8 weeks. Learn more.





Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Colorado Technical University Online participates in many federal and state financial aid programs. We also administer institutional aid. Financial aid is available for those who qualify.

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