Online Master of Science in Computer Engineering Overview

Master of Science in Computer Engineering

Syracuse University’s new online Master of Science in Computer Engineering program pushes today’s engineers to the forefront of their field through a rigorous curriculum incorporating current industry innovations and challenges.

Created by the distinguished faculty of Syracuse University’s College of Engineering and Computer Science, the Master of Science in Computer Engineering transcends traditional education and goes beyond the classroom to deliver a deeper understanding of course material in:

  • Hardware Systems

  • Software Systems

  • Security and Assurance Systems

As an online student, you learn firsthand from a faculty of engineering specialists and professionals dedicated to your success, and graduate with a top-ranked degree from an internationally recognized institution.

As digital solutions permeate daily life, computing challenges such as cybersecurity and system architecture have significantly increased the demand for dedicated computer engineers and innovators. Advance your technical knowledge and critical-thinking skills through an innovative program integrating activities in teaching, research and innovation.

A Real-World Curriculum

Syracuse University takes education beyond theoretical learning with inclusive, interdisciplinary, collaborative experiences to prepare graduates for real-world situations, and enhances analytical, critical-thinking and problem-solving skills.

When you graduate with your MS in Computer Engineering, you will be prepared with the leading-edge knowledge and pragmatic instincts necessary to solve challenging technical problems in computer engineering, and keep current with this ever-changing industry.

The 20-month MS in Computer Engineering program consists of 30 credit hours:

  • 12 credits from core courses
  • 18 credits from concentrated electives

Note: Up to six credits may be transferred from graduate work done in the same field at other institutions.

Learn more about our innovative online Computer Engineering curriculum.

Syracuse Graduates in the World

Syracuse University’s College of Engineering and Computer Science has a long tradition of preparing industry leaders through practical, hands-on experience and access to a network of established innovators.

Our alumni can be found nationwide in all 50 states and worldwide in 165 countries.


Call an admissions representative at 855.792.1048 or request more information to learn more.