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Combining in-depth study and real-world experience, the master’s degree in computer science at Towson University prepares you for the growing and changing field of information technology.
The master’s in computer science provides a comprehensive curriculum with a solid scientific and technical foundation for pursuing either doctoral work or advanced positions in business, industry and government. Graduates find high-profile jobs as software developers, web developers, computer security analysts and e-commerce analysts.
Complete your undergraduate and graduate degrees in a shorter time frame through the combined B.S./M.S. Computer Science Program.
Hear from our students about how the master’s program helped them advance their careers.
If you don’t have an academic background in computer science or a related field, you can complete prerequisite coursework in computer science and mathematics.
With three tracks to choose from and a thesis option, the computer science program offers flexibility and variety. Whether you’re a full-time student or a part-time working professional, you can complete coursework in our state-of-the-art facilities through convenient late afternoon, evening and summer classes.
Computer science students put their knowledge and skills to work outside of the classroom in a wide variety of real-world internship opportunities with local employers and organizations. Graduate assistantships in the department are also available.
Throughout the academic year, the computer science department organizes conferences and seminars, giving graduate students a chance to share their skills and make connections with local employers and industry leaders.
Our dynamic and accomplished faculty excel in both teaching and research. Dedicated to mentoring, they offer valuable perspectives on the information technology industry and on TU’s programs to help you select the course of study best-suited to your interests.