Online Master's Degrees

Our online programs offer working professionals the opportunity to earn a master’s degree while maintaining your current job responsibilities. As an online student, you’ll join the SMU community and have full access to the university’s high-quality curriculum, faculty and resources.

Master's in Business Administration

Cox School of Business

Modeled on the nationally recognized residential program, the Cox Online MBA affords candidates the convenience of pursuing a competitive MBA without putting their careers on hold.

Duration: 24 Months (52 credit hours)

Master’s in Computer Science with Artificial Intelligence Specialization

Lyle School of Engineering

The MS in Computer Science with AI Specialization is a practical degree that teaches students how to implement effective artificial intelligence and machine learning solutions in their organizations. Students develop the tools to mitigate challenges with AI strategies and advance their field.

Duration: 20 months (30 credit hours)

Master's in Data Science


Designed for those looking to gain the advanced skills needed to start or advance their career in data science. The Master of Science in Data Science program at SMU teaches you how to manage, analyze, mine and understand complex data to make strategic decisions in a variety of industries.

Duration: 20 months (33.5 credit hours)

Master's in Network Engineering

Lyle School of Engineering

The MS in Network Engineering provides students with a fundamental understanding of the core concepts of network engineering and practice through extensive lab scenarios so they can be ready to address and embrace the sweeping changes in the telecommunications industry.

Duration: 20 months (30 credit hours)