Master of Science in Applied Computer Science and Society

This new Master’s in Applied Computer Science and Society program is unique in North America. The program will foster critical reflection on how technology and society interact. It will offer a pragmatic and applied curriculum, addressing globalization and cultural issues alongside technical instruction. The new program will fulfill the largest growing occupational needs in government, industry and non-profit sectors. An internationally educated faculty engaged in innovative computing research will offer the program.

This graduate program focuses on issues of technology and human/social aspects of computing in four core areas:

  • information representation
  • search and management
  • intelligent systems
  • systems development and social issues

This program builds upon existing strengths in the department and will facilitate research and development in the area of information and computing technologies (ICT) with Manitoba's 300 ICT companies.

MSc - Applied Computer Science and Society Fact Sheet

Fee Information

For more information about the program, please visit the Applied Computer Science department website or contact Dr. Christopher Henry, Department of Applied Computer Science by email: