Master’s in Computer Science from a Top-Ranked Online Graduate Engineering Program
Ranked in the Top 10 for Online Graduate Engineering Programs by U.S. News and World Report
The Master of Computer Science (MCS) degree program from Arizona State University provides high-quality instruction combined with real-world experience through applied projects. You’ll gain a deep understanding of cutting-edge topics like AI, cybersecurity, blockchain, and big data.
This degree is delivered 100% online, providing the flexibility for you to learn on your own schedule. Upon completion, you’ll earn the same degree as students who study on-campus.
AT A GLANCE
- Platform: Coursera
- Length: 18-36 months (Avg. 15 hours per week)
- Nº Courses: 10 courses
- Cost: $15,000
- Format: Completely online
- Link to Degree Page: Master of Computer Science | Coursera | Coursera
Who is this degree for:
- Candidates with an undergraduate degree in computer science looking to advance their career
- Candidates without an undergraduate degree in computer science, but have a strong foundational understanding of computer science, looking to formalize their knowledge.
The total cost of the degree program is $15,000, or $1,500 per 3-credit course. You will take 10 courses, or 30 credit hours, to complete the degree. Tuition is paid as each course is taken - you will only be billed for the courses you are enrolled in.
There are no textbooks required for the courses, and no additional fees.
ASU offers a payment plan with the option to budget the payment of certain eligible university charges over several months within the semester.
Financial support is available in the form of scholarships, grants, federal work-study, loans and outside resources. Almost everyone, regardless of income, can qualify for some form of financial aid. In fact, more than 70% of all ASU students receive some form of financial assistance every year.
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Try a Course
Ready to sample a course from the MCS program? The following course is open for anyone to enroll in and can provide a great head start if you apply and are admitted to the Master of Computer Science program:
Data in Database
Big Data analytics tools are becoming increasingly critical in providing meaningful information and guiding better business decisions. Big data technologies bring significant cost advantages when it comes to storing and managing large amounts of data. Understanding how to query a database to extract data enables better analysis of large, complex datasets. Knowledge of Indexing mechanisms makes possible high-speed, selective retrieval of large amounts of information.