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Master of Computing Technology (MCTN)

Study Mode
  • External
  • On-campus

  • Semester 2 (July)
  • Semester 1 (February)

Number of Units
  • 16 units

  • 2 years or part-time equivalent

  • Toowoomba

Enhance your computing skills

If you have graduated in a different area and want to move into IT or have already studied a computing degree and want to enhance your professional skills, then this is the degree for you. The Master of Computing is designed to add to your current knowledge and skills and relate to the needs of your profession or industry.


Further study

After successful completion of the Master of Computing Technology, you may be eligible to apply for the Doctor of Philosophy if you have achieved an overall GPA of 5.5 or higher. 


USQ’s Master of Computing Technology is flexible and relevant to a workforce that thrives on science and technology. You will possess high-level skills in computing theory, practice and research, giving you a competitive advantage in a career that is dynamic, global and in demand. Career opportunities after completion of this degree include software engineer, IT manager, database designer, database administrator, computer programmer, system and network administrator, and web information professional.

Professional accreditation

The Master of Computing Technology is accredited at Professional level by the Australian Computer Society. It is also recognised in other countries through the Seoul Accord. USQ is looking to renew accreditation at the end of 2015. 


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