Computer science experts develop innovations that shape our future. We prevent cyberattacks and predict and prevent catastrophic events. We accelerate advancements in business, health care and many other fields.
At the University of Central Missouri, not only do we prepare you to advance your career, but we also prepare you to lead teams of technology professionals with a Computer Science master’s program.
An HCL-accredited master’s degree that provides you with the skills to lead
Today’s computer science professionals are found in nearly every industry. As technology continues to transform, evolve and become more specialized, companies are looking for skilled individuals with advanced degrees to lead their teams.
Because we have the largest and one of the most affordable Computer Science programs in Missouri, UCM is well-equipped to help you become a senior computer science professional. Our Computer Science master’s program has an Applied Artificial Intelligence and Data Science master’s degree track, as well as tracks in General Computer Science and Software Development. You’ll not only use technology to solve a variety of practical problems, but you’ll also gain relevant knowledge and skills so that you can lead in a career that interests you.
Master’s in CS degree program courses online
Graduate students in the University of Central Missouri’s master’s in Computer Science program primarily take courses in person, but the program is also available 100% online. You can also enroll in coursework on a full- or part-time basis to earn your Computer Science MS degree on a schedule that works for you.
95% job placement rate
Largest master’s in CS in Missouri
One of most affordable CSMS in Missouri
Gain the expertise and experience needed to take charge and solve complex technological challenges in computer science.
At the University of Central Missouri, our master’s in CS starts with coursework in advanced applications programming, advanced software engineering and software testing and quality assurance. From there, you have the choice to personalize your graduate degree in a way that works for you.
We have three degree tracks within the Computer Science master’s program that are highly customizable — allowing you to pursue a thesis, a master project or just graduate coursework. No matter which track you choose, you’ll gain the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in your computer science career.
Master’s degree in Computer Science program options:
The University of Central Missouri’s Computer Science master’s degree program gives you hands-on experiences that will set you up to lead a team of tech professionals in computer science. Here’s how:
The University of Central Missouri provides you with a graduate degree that opens doors professionally, no matter which Computer Science track you pursue.
UCM graduate program alumni are employed at Amazon, Boeing, Garmin, IBM, J.P. Morgan, Mastercard, Sprint and many Fortune 500 companies.
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With a master’s in Computer Science degree, you can become a leader in our profession. Learn about job outlooks, salary expectations and more.
Our master’s in Computer Science is one of the most affordable graduate programs in Missouri. We also offer several ways for you to finance your college education.
You can apply for paid opportunities to work as a graduate assistant, or you may qualify for Computer Science scholarships, including:
In addition to our three unique tracks, including a master’s Software Development concentration, you can enhance your career opportunities by specializing with a:
With more than 50 master’s degrees, UCM has a graduate program for you. We also offer degrees in: