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).
The Accelerated Degree Completion Program (ADCP) is uniquely designed to match the energy and talents of individuals who have risen in their profession without having completed their bachelor’s degree.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Specialize in information system security and network security with a Computer Information System graduate degree from Boston University Metropolitan College.
The blended, eLive Master of Science in Computer Information Systems concentration in Security provides in-depth knowledge of emerging security threats and solutions to prepare technical leaders to identify, develop, and implement highly secure systems and networks that support organizational goals.
The Master of Science in Computer Information Systems concentration in Web Application Development introduces the fundamental concepts of web applications, providing a comprehensive coverage of both client-side and server-side development.
The certificate in Computer Networks offers a broad foundation in information technology, along with an in-depth exploration of computer data communication and modern networking.
Computer Science programs & information technology (IT) courses for a more rewarding career. Also offered in an Accelerated Degree Completion format of evening & weekend courses.
The Certificate in Computer Science provides students with the skills necessary to become part of a C++ or Java development team.
Graduate computer science degree program with software engineering, database management and other courses intended for computer professionals and others seeking career advancement.
The Master of Science in Computer Science 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.
Specialize in information security and advance your network security career with a computer science graduate degree with a concentration in security from Boston University Metropolitan College.
Database design, data mining, data warehousing, & business intelligence courses. Earn a certificate in database management in Boston, online, or in the blended, eLive format.
This specialized graduate certificate program in digital forensics is also available online and through eLive blended programs that combine online study with on-campus IT courses in Boston.
The Health Informatics graduate certificate focuses on electronic medical data in the health care industry.
Specialize in IT security and advance your career with information security certification online or in Boston from Boston University Metropolitan College.
Specialized IT graduate certificate covering systems analysis, web technology, data communications, and database systems. Also available online and through eLive blended programs that combine online study with on-campus IT courses in Boston.
The IT Project Management Graduate Certificate at BU MET is ideal for project managers, systems analysts, designers, programmers, research managers, and others engaged in the administration of technical projects. Includes preparation for the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification exams. Also available online and in the blended, eLive format.
Medical information security certification covers methods and skills needed to design & build secure patient data systems.
This graduate certificate in software engineering develops skills to design & build health care data systems.
Plan, design, and implement C++ and Java software applications. Advance your software engineering career with a graduate certificate in software development at Boston University Metropolitan College.
Graduate telecommunication degree program integrates knowledge of the computer science, engineering, managerial, and legal aspects of telecommunication.
The MS in Telecommunication concentration in Security provides knowledge of emerging security threats and approaches for implementing highly secure networks.
The graduate certificate in web application development provides coverage of client-side and server-side development. Advance your career with web application development certification in Boston.