M.Sc. On Campus

Computer Science

Bowling Green State University

12 months
10119 USD/year
10119 USD/year
6124 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Science in Computer Science degree from Bowling Green State University provides students with added depth and technical expertise beyond that of an undergraduate degree.


The Computer Science degree from Bowling Green State University is also of particular benefit to those with non-computer science backgrounds who are looking to make a transition into the field of computer science including areas such as software development, network administration and cybersecurity.


To obtain a Master's of Science degree in computer science, students are required to complete 33 credit hours of coursework at the graduate level. This includes fifteen (15) hours of computer science coursework at or above the 6000 level, fifteen (15) additional hours of regular computer science coursework at or above the 5000 level including CS 5050: Research Methods in Computer Science and CS 5120: Design and Analysis of Algorithms, and a project or thesis course. Students enrolled in a specialization must complete specific courses (listed below) as part of the 33 required hours.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Computer and Mobile Forensics
  • Network Security and Forensics
  • Conputer System Security
  • Secure oftware Engineering
  • Law, Evidence & Procedures

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate Application
  • $75 non-refundable application fee
  • Scanned copies of official or unofficial transcripts from all institutions attended. Upon admission, final official or notarized copies of transcripts from all institutions where degrees were earned (showing dates when the degrees were conferred) and diplomas from international institutions must be submitted. 
  • Standardized test scores (GRE, GMAT, PRAXIS, OAE) may be required. 
  • Programs may also require recommendations, a statement of purpose, a resume, and other documents. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10119 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10119 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10119 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10119 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    6124 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6124 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Bowling Green

900 - 1400 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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