Work at the highest levels in academics, industry, government, and as a consultant! Enroll in NCU’s PhD in Applied Computer Science Specialization and gain the skills and knowledge needed to serve as a researcher and business leader for computer science initiatives. Acquire the expertise needed to serve as a tenure-track computer science professor, department chair, dean, and university leader. This specialization provides preparation for professional careers emphasizing research and development leadership and technology. To maintain a competitive edge, business and research institutions look for leaders who possess advanced knowledge of contemporary computer science methods.
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NCUs courses are delivered online in a One-to-One (one student paired with one faculty member) faculty mentored approach.
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