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MS in Computer Science

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Below is a list of salaries that Tufts MSCS alumni might earn. Nationally, the average salary for those with an MS in Computer Science is $102,000. As each graduate is unique, you should evaluate your personal goals after graduation in order to assess your earning potential.

Job Title

Average Salary

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Software Developer

$87,000

Test / Quality Assurance Engineer

$90,000

Machine Learning Engineer

$91,000

Data Scientist

$99,000

Information Security Manager

$102,000

Senior Systems Engineer

$114,000

Senior Hardware Design Engineer

$118,000

Senior Software Engineer

$121,000

Solutions Architect

$121,000

Vice President (VP), Information Technology

$140,000

Principal Software Engineer

$141,000

Senior Product Manager

$147,000

Software Architect

$147,000

Software Development Manager

$158,000

Director of Engineering

$163,000

Tuition Costs

$1,697

Cost per credit hour

33

Total Credit Hours

$56,001

Approximate Cost of Attendance

Scholarship Opportunities

We recognize that attending graduate school involves a significant financial investment. Students enrolled in the Tufts online MSCS program may benefit from a number of resources to fund their degree. These options include:

Additional Financial Aid Resources

Students enrolled in the Tufts online MSCS program may benefit from a number of resources to fund their degree. These options include:

Employer Assistance or Reimbursement

Contact an enrollment advisor to learn more about the program and to help determine if the program meets the eligibility requirements for tuition assistance or reimbursement through your employer. Complete the form to be contacted by an enrollment advisor.

Loans

Students may be eligible for education loans, including:

  • Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loans
  • Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loans
  • Private Loans

Military

View the tuition benefits and services available to U.S. military service members and veterans.

For more information about graduate student loans, scholarships, or how to apply for financial aid and services, visit the Tufts main Financial Aid site, email studentservices@tufts.edu, or call 617-627-3987.

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