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MS in Computer Science: Engineer Your Future

With a degree from the top-ranked Case School of Engineering at Case Western Reserve University, it’s no surprise that our bright and talented graduates secure jobs at top companies, including the “who’s who” of tech companies.

Career Opportunities with an MS in Computer Science

The current landscape for a career in computer science is robust. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual salary for a computer and information research scientist in 2019 was $122,400, and the average job rate is projected to grow by 15% between 2019 and 2029.1

According to, there are approximately 433,116 open computing jobs nationwide.2

1. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Computer and Information Research Scientists.


Projected Average Earnings

Job titles available to Online MSCS graduates could include:

Job Title

Average Salary

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Software Development Engineer


Computer Scientist


Big Data Engineer


Quantitative Analyst


Data Scientist


Machine Learning Software Engineer


Senior Software Engineer


Senior Software Architect


Senior Data Scientist


Source: Glassdoor, 2020

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