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Professional certifications in computer science

Level up with graduate courses from Arizona State University

Quick facts

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6–9 months

15–20 hours per week

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Per course

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All content available on demand
Optional live sessions weekly

Accelerate your path to a master’s degree in computer science

Earn a professional certification in computer science to increase your technical abilities and support your next step. With live sessions and immersive projects that encourage collaboration with peers, you’ll build your portfolio and gain tangible skills that are in demand across industries.

Plus, when you earn a grade of “B” on your first attempt in at least three courses, you’ll satisfy the GPA requirement for ASU Online’s Master of Computer Science. When you meet all other admission requirements and enroll, you’ll start the program with nine of the 30 credits needed to graduate.

Learn more about the four available certifications

Learn more about the four available certifications

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How it works


Click Apply now to begin your nondegree application to ASU.

You may also fill out the form below to request additional information.

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Nondegree will be pre-populated; click the Start New Application button.

Fill out your personal, institution and residency information.

Under Institution Info, select the professional certification you’d like to complete.

Review and submit your application to ASU.

Your application and fee applies to the semester in which you are admitted only.

Enroll in courses.

Frequently asked questions

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