Computer and Information Science MSCIS

Master of Science in Computer and Information Science

The field of computer science is today's fastest-growing profession. As technology continues to advance rapidly, job offers in computing professions remain high. Our Computer and Information Science program will give you an in-depth understanding of computer architecture, languages and systems. By pursuing this Master of Science degree, you will gain the mastery and expertise necessary to succeed in the profession. We offer a track in Computer Science or Health Informatics.

Industry Highlights

From web developing to being a network architect, careers in the technology industry offer graduates the chance to excel in high-paying salary positions.

Career Opportunities

  • Software Systems
  • Hardware Systems
  • People and Data Systems
  • Tech Companies
  • Major Corporations
  • Government Agencies

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of weekly gatherings for luncheons or lectures on various topics of interest, as well as having the opportunity for educational work experience on and off campus.


Read More Armstrong State University Introduces New Semester Abroad Program in Siena, Italy

(October 24, 2016) – Beginning in the spring semester 2017, Armstrong State University will offer a new semester abroad program in Siena, Italy. Students will take classes via Armstrong’s long-time partner, the Dante Alighieri Institute. The 12-week program, which runs from January 22 through April 14, 2017, is open to all Armstrong students, as well as University System of Georgia transient students, and offers a full roster of semester credits.

Read More Armstrong State University Signs Memorandum of Understanding With Ogeechee Technical College

(August 3, 2016) – Armstrong State University officials signed a memorandum of understanding with Ogeechee Technical College, located in Statesboro, Ga., on August 2, bridging the institution’s programs in Criminal Justice and Information Technology through a rigorous collection of major field courses.

Read More Armstrong State University Chemistry Professors Awarded National Science Foundation Grant

(July 15, 2016) – The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently awarded $279,297 to seven chemistry professors at Armstrong State University.  Dr. Brandon P. Quillian (Principal Investigator), Dr. Sarah E. Gray, Dr. Gary Guillet, Dr. Cliff Padgett, Dr. Nathaniel Shank, Dr. Mitch Weiland and Dr. Sarah Zingales received a two-year grant for “Polymer Chemistry: Cross-linking the Curriculum (PC3).” The grant supports the infusion of polymer chemistry, a multidisciplinary science, throughout the curriculum.

Read More Armstrong Signs Memorandum of Understanding with U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence

(June 7, 2016) – Armstrong State University officials signed a memorandum of understanding with the U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence located at Fort Gordon in Augusta, Ga., on June 2 to share resources and help develop a cyber-trained workforce through education, innovation research and outreach.

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