MS in Computer Information Systems - Web Application Development

Boston University

Master's programs

The MS in Computer Information Systems concentration in Web Application Development introduces the fundamental concepts of web applications, providing a comprehensive coverage of both client-side and server-side development. The latest topics in JavaScript, CSS, HTML5, jQuery, AngularJS, PHP, and Node.js are widely covered. Students also learn, and work with, cutting-edge technologies for building desktop and mobile web applications, such as Ruby on Rails, AJAX, Flex, and Google Web Toolkit (GWT). Students create real-world web application projects that also involve interacting with databases such as Oracle, MySQL, and NoSQL databases like MongoDB.

Students who complete the MSCIS degree concentration in Web Application Development will be able to demonstrate:

Advanced knowledge of web application development languages.

Proficiency in one or two server-side web language/platform-specific technologies like Java and .NET, and client-side languages like JavaScript.

Competence sufficient to apply acquired knowledge in migrating to new and emerging standards and technologies.

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Boston , United States