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- Align MS in Computer Science
All of our professors are heavily involved in the computer science industry...
—Kaleigh O’Hara, Align MS in Computer Science
Every single class I have taken, I have brought some of that knowledge [back to my] work.
—Jocelyn Scheintaub, MS Engineering Management
In order to be competitive, you need to have practical knowledge and theoretical knowledge. Northeastern is really good at providing that.
—Bilal Khan, MS Computer Science
The program touches on a broad base of skills that are important to the nonprofit sector...
—Michele Ramirez, MS Nonprofit Management
Align Yourself With The Future
The Align program provides a direct path to a Master of Science in Computer Science (MSCS) for non-computer science majors without programming experience. As a CS Align student, you’ll take advantage of rigorous academic bridge courses that prepare you for master’s level coursework. You’ll also gain real-world work experience through a co-op or internship at one of our many industry partners—including firms like Amazon, Google, and Zillow. Align is a unique way to launch a rewarding career in a dynamic, high-demand, fast-growing field.
Partner With Us
Northeastern understands the importance of recruiting and retaining high-quality talent to help advance your business. Though it may seem hard to find this talent, it’s not impossible—when you partner with Northeastern. In coordination with our many in-demand degree programs, we offer students the training, professional development, and co-op opportunities to help them transition seamlessly to your workplace.
Semester in San Francisco Programs
Northeastern University is proud to announce exciting new undergraduate entrepreneurship programs in San Francisco. These programs will allow you to explore the breadth of design thinking—a human-centered approach to innovation that integrates the needs of people, the possibilities of technology, and the requirements for business success.
Semester in San Francisco: Spring 2019 | 15 weeks
Align Master of Science in Computer Science
Northeastern University’s Align Master’s in Computer Science (CS) program provides a direct path to an MS in Computer Science and a high-demand, rewarding career—for non-computer science degree holders with no previous programming experience.