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Online Master’s in Computer Science (MSCS)

Ranked #7 in the nation for “Best Online Graduate Computer Information Technology Programs” in 2020 by U.S. News & World Report.

MSCS Overview

The computer science master’s program at Stevens Institute of Technology offers you a curriculum aligned with high-demand areas such as software development, web programming, mobile systems and applications, cloud computing, human-computer interaction, and enterprise software design.


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The computer science master's program develops in-demand knowledge and skills to put you on track for career success.

At Stevens, we put our strengths behind your career

Career Opportunities

  • Computer Systems Analyst
  • Programmer
  • Database Administrator
  • Software Developer
  • Software Quality Assurance Tester
  • Web Developer
Stevens Online Masters in Computer Science Program Student

The Stevens Career Center is dedicated to helping students succeed in obtaining employment or continuing their education as appropriate to their career objectives and personal goals.

Top Hiring Organizations

  • Amazon
  • Bank of America
  • Facebook
  • Google
  • IBM
  • JPMorgan

“Ever since I completed my bachelor’s degree 14 years ago, I always wanted to go back to school to complete my master’s degree. I’m very happy that I found the StevensOnline program. It gives me the flexibility to learn at my pace, and the Canvas tool provides a very good way to access lecture notes, videos, assignments, quizzes and grades—all in one place.”

Syed Kamal

2019 Online M.S. in Computer Science Graduate

Syed Kamal


Students will engage in coursework on the following topics to develop skills as software development leaders and high-quality coders:

  • Java
  • Python
  • C++
  • Enterprise software design and engineering
  • Mobile application development and cloud computing
  • Agile development methods
  • Algorithm design and testing
  • Machine learning and deep learning all in support of providing software development leaders and high-quality coders


  • Bachelor’s degree

    Minimum GPA of 3.0 from an accredited institution. Degree required to begin program; completion not required at time of application.

  • College Transcripts

    You may submit unofficial transcripts during the application process. After admission, you will be required to submit official transcripts.

  • Two letters of recommendation

    Faculty members and/or professional colleagues.

  • TOEFL/IELTS Scores

    Required for international students.

  • Statement of Purpose

    Optional, but strongly recommended.

  • Resume

    Optional, but strongly recommended.


Due to the impacts of the coronavirus (COVID-19) on testing centers in China and elsewhere, Stevens has made the following accommodations available to all students for the fall 2020 admissions cycle:

  • IELTS/TOEFL: Affected applicants may submit Duolingo English Test (DET) results in lieu of TOFEL/IELTS exam results.



Per Credit (30 Credits)


Application Fee - Fee waivers available


Enrollment Deposit

Financial Aid

Key Dates &

Now enrolling for January 2021.

Apply now

October 12, 2020

Early Submit

Application fee waiver

November 23, 2020

Priority Submit

Application fee waiver

December 22, 2020

Final Submit

Final application deadline

January 19, 2021

Classes Start

Spring 2021 Cohort

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Program and Faculty Forum

November 18th 7:00pm ET

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A leading researcher in the field of blockchain technology, Giuseppe Ateniese is a renowned expert in cybersecurity.

Giuseppe Ateniese

Farber Chair Professor and Department Chair for the Department of Computer Science

Giuseppe Ateniese


Our faculty includes five National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER winners as well as researchers who consult with companies such as Microsoft, IBM, Google, Bell Labs and other top industry firms.

Giuseppe Ateniese

Giuseppe Ateniese

Farber Chair Professor and Department Chair for the Department of Computer Science

David Naumann

David Naumann


Susanne Wetzel

Susanne Wetzel


Sandeep Bhatt

Sandeep Bhatt

Teaching Professor

Eduardo Bonelli

Eduardo Bonelli

Teaching Professor

Samantha Kleinberg

Samantha Kleinberg

Associate Professor