12 months
750 USD/credit 27000 USD/year
750 USD/credit 27000 USD/year
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Saint Xavier University's Master of Applied Computer Science (MACS) program is here to help you further your understanding of the computing technologies that shape our world today.


Key facts:

  • Saint Xavier University's seven core courses in Master of Applied Computer Science provide the foundation you need for jobs in technology, while the five tracks help you dig deeper into the techniques that are currently used in target industries. All of the courses ask you to design, program and create utilizing the same skills that you will put to use in your next job.
  • For career changers, our three bridge courses in Programming, Networking and Database are focused on preparing you with the skills you need to succeed in the MACS foundation and specialization courses. And all graduate students will work directly with software as part of our digital labs.
  • While the MACS program is online only, the class sizes remain intimate and SXU's faculty are always available to ensure your success through emails, video conferences, phone calls or stopping by campus for those who can.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Project Management for Information Technology 
  • Data Communications and Wireless Networking 
  • Mobile Applications
  • Cloud Computing 
  • Digital Forensics 
  • Advanced Database Topics 
  • Open Source Software 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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5 Start Terms


36 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed online application.
  • Completed recommendation forms.
  • Official results of the appropriate graduate admission test.
  • A completed and notarized SXU Affidavit of Support (PDF).
  • An official scholarship letter or a notarized bank statement or bank letter demonstrating capacity to provide financial support for at least one year of attendance at SXU. 
  • Non-native English speaking applicants must submit official test scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or official results from the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), or proof of completion of ELS course level 112.
  • A "course-by-course" transcript evaluation report by an approved educational credential evaluator, for all colleges or universities attended abroad to determine U.S. equivalency. 
  • Photocopies or facsimiles of identification and expiration pages of the student's passport. 
  • Additional requirements may apply, depending on program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 750 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    27000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 750 USD per credit during 12 months.

 Per Credit Hour


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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