Master of Science in Computer Science

A Personalized Approach to Learning

It’s the right time to take the next step in your computer science career. Employment in the field is projected to grow faster than average from 2021 to 2031,1 offering a variety of opportunities in the rapidly expanding software engineering and information security industries. The Master of Science in Computer Science program from Adelphi University helps catapult your career into a number of specialties, such as information security specialist or consultant, cybersecurity architect or engineer, or software developer.

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A Curriculum Focused on Advancing Your Career in Computer Science

The Master of Science in Computer Science program is designed to advance your career in related fields. The program provides a scientific approach to cybersecurity from a software engineering perspective, as opposed to an emphasis on software development.

Online Study at Adelphi University

Adelphi’s online programs are built for flexibility, providing you with a quality education that fits into your busy schedule. Our expert faculty are always here to answer your questions and guide you through your program. We offer many opportunities for students to connect directly with professors and work alongside them for research, mentoring and networking.

Advance Your Career in Computer Science

The computer science field is not only filled with opportunities, but it’s also becoming one of the most popular industries to work in. The computer science field is projected to grow by 15% by 20291, a faster growth rate than any other occupation.

Top Computer Science Career Paths

  1. Computer and Information Systems Manager – $159,010 per year2
  2. Computer and Information Research Scientist – $131,490 per year2
  3. Computer Network Architects – $120,520 per year2
  4. Software Developers, Quality Assurance Analysts and Testers – $109,020 per year2
  5. Database Administrators and Architects – $101,000 per year2

The Attention You Deserve

Founded in 1896, Adelphi University is a nationally ranked, respected and well-connected research university. We pride ourselves on our ability to create distinctive environments of intellectual rigor and creativity. At Adelphi, you’ll always have the guidance and support you need to define your success in the classroom, in your career and beyond.

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Sources

  1. “Computer and Information Research Scientists,” Occupational Outlook Handbook. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Retrieved on March 3, 2023, from https://www.bls.gov/
  2. “Information Security Analysts: Similar Occupations,” Occupational Outlook Handbook. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Retrieved on March 3, 2023, from https://www.bls.gov/