2015 Top Online Colleges for Computer Science Degrees
Our 2015 top online colleges offering computer science degrees include some of the most selective schools in the nation, including Stanford University and Columbia University. All 10 schools are accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) and have some of the lowest acceptance rates, highest enrollment rates, and strongest student entrance exam scores.
Our top three schools are particularly selective, with acceptance rates at or below 20%. With 11 online computer science master’s degrees and 8 certificates, Stanford University offers the most online computer science specializations, including concentrations in artificial intelligence and biocomputation. View our methodology or learn more about SR Education Group.
|Rank||College||Annual Tuition||Computer Science Degree Levels Offered||Acceptance Rate|
|#1 Stanford University||Annual Tuition $30,150||Computer Science Degrees: Master's and Certificate||Acceptance Rate 5%|
|#2 Columbia University in the City of New York||Annual Tuition $27,450||Computer Science Degrees: Master's and Certificate||Acceptance Rate 7%|
|#3 University of Southern California||Annual Tuition $24,836||Computer Science Degrees: Master's||Acceptance Rate 18%|
|#4 Carnegie Mellon University||Annual Tuition $48,360||Computer Science Degrees: Master's||Acceptance Rate 24%|
|#5 University of Florida||Annual Tuition $16,580||Computer Science Degrees: Bachelor's and Certificate||Acceptance Rate 48%|
|#6 Georgia Institute of Technology||Annual Tuition $5,100||Computer Science Degrees: Master's||Acceptance Rate 32%|
|#7 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities||Annual Tuition $9,017||Computer Science Degrees: Master's||Acceptance Rate 45%|
|#8 North Carolina State University||Annual Tuition $21,951||Computer Science Degrees: Master's||Acceptance Rate 50%|
|#9 University of Illinois Urbana - Champaign||Annual Tuition $11,029||Computer Science Degrees: Master's||Acceptance Rate 66%|
|#10 University of Washington - Seattle||Annual Tuition $17,415||Computer Science Degrees: Master's||Acceptance Rate 53%|