Credits required
45 Oregon State University is on a quarter-term system. There are four quarters each year and classes are 11 weeks long. This program's 45 quarter credits are equal to 30 semester credits.*
Cost per credit
$619 Based on current tuition rates. No additional charge for nonresident students. Does not include course materials and associated fees and expenses.
Online You can complete all or nearly all requirements of this program online. View the curriculum.
Start term
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Computer Science (M.S. or M.Eng.) – Online


The demand for expert computing professionals is growing, and the need to leverage untapped technology is at the forefront of every global industry. When you earn your M.Eng. or M.S. in Computer Science online with Oregon State, you’ll have the advanced theoretical and practical knowledge, skills and abilities to lead work, teams and technologies into new territories.

By learning how to leverage state-of-the-art computer science practices in areas such as machine learning and inclusive computer technologies, you’ll develop a portfolio of demonstrable skills to help you thrive in any workplace setting.

Sample job titles for computer science master’s graduates

  • Software developers
  • Software analysts
  • Computer and information systems managers
  • Engineering managers
  • Computer systems analysts
  • Computer and information research scientists

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