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Computer Science

Seattle University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
895 USD/credit
895 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Science in Computer Science program from Seattle University offers a curriculum based on theoretical foundations and practical applications. The program is designed for computing professionals seeking advanced study in computer science. Full-time students can complete the program in five quarters.

Overview

The Master of Science in Computer Science program from Seattle University also accommodates part-time students, who can complete the program in three years.

The curriculum includes required advanced courses in core areas of computer science while remaining flexible to meet your needs and interests. The MSCS program gives you three unique options to supplement your learning.

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of core areas and advanced topics in computer science.
  • An ability to design, implement, and evaluate computer-based solutions to meet a given set of requirements.
  • An ability to effectively communicate technical concepts in written and oral form.
  • An ability to make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal, ethical, and social considerations.
  • An ability to understand computer science literature to maintain professional currency.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Object-oriented Concepts
  • Database Systems
  • Algorithms 
  • Computing Systems Principles
  • Fundamentals of Software Engineering 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

45 alternative credits

45-48

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Application for Graduate Admission and non-refundable application fee (waived for Seattle University alumni)..
  • A four-year equivalent bachelor's degree in computer science or a related discipline from a regionally accredited institution. 
  • Professional résumé summarizing academic and related work experience, if any.
  • Letter of intent (1-2 pages) discussing background, interests, and reasons for wanting to pursue Master’s degree in computer science. 
  • Two recommendations using the MSCS recommendation form from academic and/or professional recommenders who have evaluated academic work or supervised practical experience and are able to assess applicant’s potential for graduate study
  • Official scores from a Graduate Record Exam (GRE) taken within the last five years. Requirement can be waived for applicants holding U.S. graduate degrees from regionally accredited institution.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    895 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 895 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    895 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 895 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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