Top-20 Ranked for Best Online Graduate Information Technology Programs¹
GRE Waivers and Preparatory Courses Available
Syracuse University is ranked the No. 19 Best Online Graduate Information Technology Program¹ and takes a unique approach to educating computer engineering professionals.
The M.S. in Computer Engineering consists of 30 total credits, including 12 credits of core courses, 18 credits of electives, and one immersion. Coursework focuses on keeping up with new and emerging technologies while building critical skills and advanced knowledge in key areas, including:
projected increase in demand for computer and information research scientists from 2018 to 2028²
average annual salary for computer hardware engineers³
To ensure students are prepared for the academic rigor of the program, applicants should have prior demonstrated academic and/or work experience in areas such as programming, discrete math and data structures, operating systems, or computer architecture and organization.
4+ years of work experience in a technical or related field
An undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or greater, with a quantitative or technical relevant degree
¹ U.S. News & World Report, Best Online Graduate Information Technology Programs 2020, https://www.usnews.com/education/online-e ducation/computer-information-technology/rankings (retrieved March 16, 2020)
² Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook: Computer and Information Research Scientists, https://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/computer-and-information-research-scientists.htm (retrieved March 16, 2020)
³ Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook: Computer Hardware Engineers, https://www.bls.gov/ooh/architecture-and-engineering/computer-hardware-engineers.htm (retrieved March 16, 2020)