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Analyze. Build. Program. Design. Solve problems. Deepen your technical career with the Master in Computer Science (MCS).

Software is used for almost everything; transportation, banking, healthcare, communication, navigation, employment, education—even plumbing. It’s challenging to find an industry not reliant on software.

As a result, the demand for graduates with a master’s degree in computer science is high, and continues to increase. As software usage increases, demands for security and complexity also grow. Technical experts with deep knowledge of computer science are in demand.

Graduates of our program are equipped with the programming, analytical, planning, design and organizational skills required for success in this field.


Common North Carolina employers include but are not limited to:

  • IBM
  • Wells Fargo
  • Bank of America
  • Metropolitan Life Insurance Company
  • Piper Companies
  • Cisco Systems Incorporated
  • Lowe’s Companies, Inc.
  • Fidelity Brokerage Services
  • Verizon Communications Incorporated
  • United HealthCare Group
  • To learn more about employment opportunities, please visit the Computer Science Graduate Program Employment page

Job demand for software engineers, computer programmers, software developers and other computer science positions is usually healthy across the nation.

Job Titles

The Online Master of Computer Science degree program is designed to be delivered at a distance to prepare working professionals for career advancement in software engineering jobs. Our graduates often find employment working positions with the following job titles:

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