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School of Computer Science and Mathematics

W.C. Morris Building, Room 222
Warrensburg, MO 64093
P:660-543-4930 F:660-543-8013
Dr. Xiaodong Yue, Department Chair

M.S. in Computer Science

UCM's MSCS program is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, through the University of Central Missouri
HLC Accreditation

Welcome to the M.S. in Computer Science program at the University of Central Missouri - the high quality and most affordable computer science masters program in the state of Missouri. The University of Central Missouri is consistently ranked by the Princeton Review and the U.S. News & World Report as one of the best universities in the Midwest region which consists of 12 states. In addition, we are proud to be the largest MS in Computer Science program in the state of Missouri. This program is designed to produce senior computer professionals in the computer industry, and its focus is on the application of technology to solve a variety of practical problems.

Computer Science faculty at UCM are actively engaged in research activities which result in peer-reviewed publications and externally funded grants. Our faculty's research projects are well funded by both federal/state governments and industries. While National Science Foundation (NSF), Missouri Department of Higher Education (MDHE) are examples for federal/state funding, Google and Nvidia are representatives for industrial funding.

Computer Science program's labs are equipped with state-of-the-art computing software through major corporate license agreements such as Microsoft Developer Network Academic Alliance (MSDNAA), Oracle Academy and VMware.

Program Outcome

The graduate with a Master of Science degree in Computer Science will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the program to:

Full time student with no deficiencies can expect to complete this program in two academic years. Our graduates enjoy excellent job placement rate and are employed by companies such as Amazon, Cerner, Garmin, Google, J.P. Morgan, Subway, Tesla Motors, DST, Aflex, Mastercard and many others.





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