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Online Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science (CISD)

The Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science (CISD) is a terminal academic degree well suited for individuals in the fields of industry, education, and government, who make use of their knowledge of computer science in their given field. Students receive the necessary knowledge in the major areas of computer science needed in order to pursue professional research careers. With an advanced knowledge and deeper understanding of computer sciences and the ability to communicate ethically about computer science research issues, individuals can substantially advance their careers. Generally students with a master’s degree in computer science or a closely related field enter Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science programs.