Gain the Skills and Credentials Employers Demand
Our Master of Computer Science online program can help you differentiate yourself from other professionals with a similar background or undergraduate degree. When you earn a master’s degree you’ll stand out from your competition. A master’s degree in computer science is a sign of advanced preparation that helps you qualify for senior-level career opportunities, leadership responsibilities and project oversight positions that require advanced expertise.
Learn from Industry Experienced Faculty
The award-winning faculty teaching our online Master of Computer Science program bring real-world insight and diversity into the online learning environment. Faculty members share their extensive, practical experience working in computer science, physics, cloud computing, networked platforms, middleware systems, parallel programming, app development, information theory and more. Their firsthand knowledge guides our learn-by-doing approach, connecting theory and practical skill development in each and every course.
A Program Built in Direct Response to Industry Demand
The online Master of Computer Science program focuses on helping you define your role in the future of programming, development and technology entrepreneurship by focusing on the skills sought by top employers looking to hire advanced developers, engineers and other senior-level computer science professionals. Build the expertise required for careers in parallel programming, application development, algorithm design, data mining and analysis, cyber security and machine learning.
With a computer science master's degree, you can create new opportunities, extend your career, increase professional autonomy, set yourself apart from the crowd and thrive as an innovator, entrepreneur or leader in this highly desirable field.
A Commitment to Learning and Innovation
Earn your Master of Computer Science degree online from Laurier, a top-ranked university, internationally recognized for academic excellence and innovation. Our main campus is located in Canada’s technology hub of Waterloo and has been an integral part of the Kitchener-Waterloo community for more than a century.
Accessible Excellence: Accelerated Computer Science Degree
Competitively priced, the Master of Computer Science online program is conveniently offered in an accelerated or part-time model, enabling you to join an established academic community and a worldwide alumni network on a schedule that fits your busy lifestyle.