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CIS Graduate Programs

The Computer and Information Science Department offers the following graduate programs:

These M.S. degree programs are offered through the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (GSAS).


STEM Designation

The Ph.D. in Computer Science, M.S. in Computer Science, M.S. in Cybersecurity, and M.S. in Data Science are registered STEM designated programs, which permits a 24-month extension of post-completion Optional Practical Training (OPT), for a total eligibility of up to 36 months. Please consult Fordham’s STEM Extension page for more information.

Tuition Rate for Professional Master's Programs

Please visit the GSAS Tuition and Fees page to view the tuition rate for the Computer and Information Science programs.

Explore Our Graduate Programs

Attend an upcoming virtual information session to learn more about our CIS programs, the benefits of a Fordham education, and how to apply.

The virtual session is dedicated to our Computer Information Sciences (CIS) department and highlights our three Masters of Science programs, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, and Data Science.

DayTimeRegistration Link
June 7, 2023  9:30 - 10:30 a.m.  Register for the June 7 virtual information session 
June 20, 2023 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Register for the June 20 virtual information session
July 13, 2023 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Register for the July 13 virtual information session
August 9, 2023 9:30 - 10: 30 a.m. Register for the August 9 virtual information session

Accelerated Master’s Program: Bachelor’s and Master’s in a total of five years (4+1)

Fordham's undergraduate students have the opportunity to earn their master’s degree with only one year of study beyond your bachelor’s degree. Visit the GSAS Admissions Events page for upcoming Accelerated Master's information sessions dedicated to Fordham undergraduate students.