M.Sc. On Campus

Computer Science

California State University Channel Islands

29 months
525 USD/credit 13034 USD/year
525 USD/credit 13034 USD/year
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California State University Channel Islands Master of Science in Computer Science provides students education in technology theory and practical application. 


The program prepares students for careers in high-tech, computer and internet-driven industries and businesses. 

Key Features 

  • The faculty are interdisciplinary, dynamic and innovative professionals trained in latest technologies such as cloud computing, algorithms, robotics, data analysis, cyber security, and artificial intelligence. 
  • Students from California State University Channel Islands are given a strong background in Computer Science and Mathematics, as well as practical skills necessary to develop industrial-grade systems as well as to conduct independent applied and theoretical research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Image Analysis Techniques
  • Advanced Database Systems 
  • Security 
  • Cloud Computing 
  • Computational Bioinformatics 
  • Pattern Recognition 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 29 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have earned a degree or diploma that CI considers to be the equivalent to a U.S. Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.
  • Have attained a minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.5 in all units attempted as an undergraduate or have attained a minimum GPA of 2.5 in the last 60 semester (90 quarter) units attempted. Certain programs have stricter requirements regarding academic preparation. (Please refer to the specific graduate program that you are applying to for GPA requirements.)
  • An official TOEFL score report with a minimum score of 550 on the paper-based test, or 80 on the Internet-based-test) or an overall IELTS band score of 6.5.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13034 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 525 USD per credit during 29 months.
  • National

    13034 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 525 USD per credit during 29 months.

Living costs for Camarillo

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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