Skip to content

Start Your Master’s Degree at Home, Finish at CSU with CSU Live

Cleveland State University
computer science
virtual classroom
By Taylor Falcone
Last updated on March 19, 2021

Earn credits toward your graduate computer science or information systems master’s degree from Cleveland State University from anywhere you call home. Study in real time with top faculty via the CSU Live digital classroom experience — and get more engagement than a traditional classroom.

Cleveland State University

A female international student engineer wearing goggles works over a computer motherboard

Many students have had their travel plans disrupted because of COVID-19 concerns, but that does not mean your study plans have to be put on hold. Cleveland State University’s innovative graduate program allows you to begin your coursework and start earning credits in your home country via our Live-to-device digital classroom experience, then complete your master’s degree on campus in Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Designed especially for international students, CSU Live creates an engaging real-time digital classroom that rivals studying in person. You can take your classes wherever you call home; with CSU Live, Cleveland State University faculty come to you. All you need is a laptop and an Internet connection — we use cutting-edge technology to stream faculty-led courses live to your device. 

CSU Live currently offers two STEM-designated graduate programs:

  • Master of Computer Science (MCS)

  • Master of Information Systems (MIS)

Sample CSU Live Courses 


  • Data Structures & Algorithms

  • Introduction to Discrete Mathematics


  • IT for Competitive Advantage

  • Modern Database Design & Implementation

You and your classmates attend classes with award-winning CSU professors, answering questions and getting feedback in real time. Over the course of one to two semesters, you will earn credits and get a head start on your MCS or MIS degree before arriving to study in the USA. 

Study from anywhere in the world while gaining credits towards your MCS or MIS degree, and get personalized support to help you successfully transition to life on campus. Enroll in CSU Live and get a head start toward achieving your academic goals. 

Learn more about Cleveland State University and how Live technology works

Contact an advisor >