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Computer Information Science, M.Sc.

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The M.S. Computer Information Science program is offered in an online format with some residency requirements for testing and presentations.  

About

Each course is 8-weeks in length allowing students to take two courses per semester.  The courses use synchronous tools, learning management systems and specialized software for course materials.  The delivery format aims to achieve a time balance for the adult student.The goals of the program’s core are

  • project management;
  • problem analysis;
  • solution design, implementation, testing and review.
The program emphasizes group work, presentation skills and collaboration through the use of technology. The MS Computer Information Science requires that students complete a capstone project to integrate core competencies with specific student goals based on the elective certificate. Examples of capstone projects are development and implementation of a new software solution or major extension to a completed software project; a research project on new trends or findings in software application development; analysis of network security standards and policies and policy implementation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Programming
  • Database Management Systems
  • Network Theory
  • Project Management
  • Software Engineering
  • Software Project Development
  • Client Interface Development
  • Database Services Development using Microsoft tools
  • Mobile Programming
  • CIS Capstone

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    540

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General Requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree from accredited college or university.
  • Appropriate background in computer science or equivalent other training.
  • Completed application form.
  • Non-refundable application fee. (If you apply online, the fee is waived).
  • Two letters of recommendation from professors or supervisors who can address the candidate’s ability and motivation for enrolling in the program.
  • Official transcripts from all educational institutions attended.
  • Professional resume.
  • When applications are complete, candidates will be interviewed by member(s) of the Admissions Committee.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    900 USD/credit
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  • National

    900 USD/credit
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