24 months
715 USD/credit 13942 USD/year
715 USD/credit 13942 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Computer Science at City University of Seattle is designed to advance your knowledge and expertise in computer science and technology. This unique program offers the theoretical and the business knowledge you’ll need to propel your career forward.


About Computer Science at City University of Seattle

This Computer Science at City University of Seattle is typically completed in two years. A bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field qualifies you to apply to this program. If your bachelor’s degree is in a non-related field, ask our advisors about CityU’s Bridge-MSCS program that is specifically designed to help people transition into a tech career.


CityU’s Master of Science in Computer Science is designed to give you actionable insights that you can apply in your work immediately. You’ll graduate a more effective technology expert with increased advancement opportunities.

Job titles of alumni with an MS in Computer Science include:

  • Senior Software Engineer
  • Senior Designer
  • Senior Programmer
  • Senior Tech Specialist
  • Chief Technology Officer
  • Networking Opportunities

At CityU, you’ll have the opportunity to expand your professional network by connecting with faculty working in your field, students from around the globe, and alumni employed at Seattle’s top companies. Plus, you’ll be part of a supportive community that’s dedicated to helping you reach your career goals.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Science 
  • Network Communications 
  • Operating Systems 
  • Database Technologies 
  • Software Engineering 
  • Programming for Computing 
  • Cloud Computing Overview 
  • Computer Architecture 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


39 alternative credits



On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at City University of Seattle and/or in United States, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application form
  • $50 (USD) application fee
  • Original or certified copies of diplomas and transcripts with certified English translations
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Consent to release
  • information (if applying through CityU’s approved agents)
  • Bank statement and financial
  • declaration form, plus sponsor
  • statement if applicable
  • Copy of passport

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 715 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    13942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 715 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Seattle

1480 - 2580 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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