Computer Science & Information Technology

As increasingly complex systems evolve, the world will depend upon people who understand how these systems work—as well as those who can continue to develop new software and applications. Technology is already interwoven into every industry, and is integral to libraries, schools, hospitals, transportation, business, technology, science, project management, security, travel, video game design, and many other areas.

The future of IT is full of possibility for those with quality credentials in the field.

Metropolitan College offers a broad range of degrees and certificates in the area of information technology. Whether you take class during the evening on our Boston or Chelmsford campuses, study online, or enroll in one of our blended eLive programs, you get top-quality faculty with measurable achievements in their fields. Plus, we offer the preparation you need to succeed in the industry—whether you want to enhance your career, or change it.

A National Center of Academic Excellence

Boston University has been designated a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education and Research by the National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security. Our IT degrees are certified by the Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS). The MS in Computer Information Systems is accredited by the Project Management Institute Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC).

Advanced Information Technology (IT) Graduate Certificate

Advanced Information Technology, Graduate Certificate

Advanced Information Technology Graduate Certificate at BU MET. Fast track your career with information technology certification. Also available online or in the blended, eLive format.

Types: Blended, Certificate, Graduate, On campus, Online

Master of Science in Computer Information Systems

Computer Information Systems, Master's Degree

Metropolitan College’s Master of Science in Computer Information Systems offers information technology (IT), managerial and organizational knowledge to help fast track your career. Accredited by the PMI Global Accreditation Center (GAC).

Types: Degree, Graduate, On campus, Online

Master of Science in Computer Information Systems (blended)

Computer Information Systems, Master's Degree (blended format)

Master of Science in Computer Information Systems offered as a blended program: eLive combines on-campus & online courses in information technology (IT) and business management to help fast track your career. PMI GAC Accredited.

Types: Blended, Degree, Graduate, On campus

Computer Information Systems, Master's with Computer Networks Concentration

Computer Information Systems, Master's with Computer Networks Concentration

The Master of Science in Computer Information Systems concentration in Computer Networks provides students with a broad foundation in information technology (IT), and an in-depth understanding of computer data communication and modern networking.

Types: Degree, Graduate, On campus, Online

Concentration in Database & Knowledge Management | Computer Information Systems Master's Degree

Computer Information Systems, Master's with Database Management & Business Intelligence Concentration

The Master of Science in Computer Information Systems concentration in Database Management & Business Intelligence lets students explore database design, data mining, data warehousing, and business intelligence.

Types: Degree, Graduate, On campus, Online

Computer Information Systems, Master's with Database Management & Business Intelligence Concentration (blended format)

Computer Information Systems, Master's with Database Management & Business Intelligence Concentration (blended format)

Students pursuing the blended, eLive Master of Science in Computer Information Systems concentration in Database Management & Business Intelligence will gain extensive hands-on experience with SQL using the Oracle and other leading DBMS and data mining tools.

Types: Blended, Degree, Graduate, On campus

Computer Information Systems, Master's with Health Informatics Concentration

The MS in Computer Information Systems concentration in Health Informatics exposes individuals to health electronic applications and data, including their collection, processing, and storage. Individuals graduating from this program will have a solid knowledge of data communication and computer networks as well as biomedical databases.

Types: Degree, Graduate, On campus, Online

Concentration in IT Project Management | Computer Information Systems Master's Degree

Computer Information Systems, Master's with IT Project Management Concentration

The Master of Science in Computer Information Systems Concentration in IT Project Management combines Project Management Institute PMBOK concepts with information technology courses and a free PMP® preparation course.

Types: Degree, Graduate, On campus, Online

Computer Information Systems, Master's with IT Project Management Concentration (blended format)

Computer Information Systems, Master's with IT Project Management Concentration (blended format)

The blended, eLive Master of Science in Computer Information Systems concentration in IT Project Management introduces general concepts embodied in the Project Management Institute’s PMBOK, while exploring specialized techniques for software risk management, software cost estimation, and software quality management.

Types: Blended, Degree, Graduate, On campus

Concentration in Security | Computer Information Systems Master's Degree

Computer Information Systems, Master's with Security Concentration

Specialize in information system security and network security with a Computer Information System graduate degree from Boston University Metropolitan College.

Types: Degree, Graduate, On campus, Online