Exploring Advanced Computer Science Degrees
In the rapidly evolving world of technology, an advanced degree in computer science can unlock doors to cutting-edge research, leadership roles, and unparalleled innovation. Whether you’re considering a Master’s or a PhD, delving into the depths of computer science not only equips you with a deep understanding of computational principles but also offers a unique opportunity to shape the digital future.
A degree in computer science serves as a foundational gateway to the expansive world of computing, emphasizing methodical problem-solving and offering a comprehensive understanding of key principles. This formal education not only opens doors to diverse career opportunities in the burgeoning tech industry but also fosters cross-disciplinary innovations and the ability to address global challenges through computational solutions. With its blend of structured learning and adaptability, a computer science degree ensures individuals remain at the forefront of technological advancements and poised to make significant contributions to the digital age.
Broad range curriculum
The computer science program curriculum’s broad range of courses support the foundation for many different career paths.
Personalized attention and support
The support team behind each student (Academic Advisors, Deans, Faculty, Financial Aid, and Career Services) see each person as an individual and not as a number.
Courses facilitated by industry professionals
Students are exposed to real-world scenarios, problem-solving, and networking opportunities through instructors who have spent time in the field.
Master of Science in Computer Science & Engineering
36 credit hoursComplete this program in 12 months!
$14,400Includes: application fee and textbooks
PhD in Computer Science & Engineering
62 credit hoursMost students compete this program in 3-5 years
$69,068Additional fees apply
Scholarships & Financial Aid
We recognize that many students need some type of financial assistance in order to make this investment in their future. Our Financial Services Team will sit down with prospective students to identify sources of financial assistance. We are committed to finding solutions for those who qualify.
Please Note: Federal Financial Aid is not yet available to students of University of Fairfax.
A maximum of 18 semester credits equivalent to our courses in content, credit and level may be transferred to a Master’s program.
A maximum of 9 semester credits equivalent to our courses in content, credit and level may be transferred to a Doctoral program.