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Master of Science in Computer Science
Become an expert in data science and cybersecurity through Missouri S&T's computer science graduate programs. S&T is the only university in Missouri accredited as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance and Cyber Defense Research. Learn from the best!
This graduate program offers emphasis areas in cybersecurity and data science. Cybersecurity is a multi-disciplinary study dedicated to improving the security, reliability and survivability of the nation’s infrastructure. Data science is the study of processes, algorithms, and systems to discover patterns and insights for industrial applications from cybersecurity to healthcare.
Thesis and non-thesis options available. A total of 31 credit hours of coursework (includes 1 hr. seminar course) is required to complete this degree. For students interested in the thesis option, six of the total credit hours must be in research.
- Bachelor’s degree in related discipline
- Undergraduate GPA ≥ 3.0
- GRE V ≥ 144; GRE Q ≥ 155, and GRE WR > 4.0
- International requirement: TOEFL ≥ 80 or IELTS ≥ 6.5, satisfactory completion of an approved English language Institute program.
Doctorate Degree in Computer Science
Please contact the academic department for details on the distance doctorate program. Email email@example.com or call 573-341-4491.
Your Pathway to a Graduate Degree
Start earning college credit toward a graduate degree. The GRE is not required to enter a certificate program, and credit earned may be applied toward your master’s degree.*
Computer Science Graduate Certificate Programs
- Big Data Management and Analytics
- Big Data Management and Security
- Computational Intelligence
- Cyber Security
- Information Systems and Cloud Computing
- Wireless Networks and Mobile Systems
*restrictions may apply
Completion of a graduate certificate program does not automatically guarantee admission into a corresponding graduate degree program. To continue in a master’s degree program, you must apply. Check with the academic department for program specific details and requirements. Learn more about the certificate to master's program.