Colorado State University’s online Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree program has been ranked No. 2 nationwide for highest return on investment by OnlineU.
In 2020 CSU’s Department of Computer Science launched its new bachelor’s degree both on campus and through CSU Online. Students can pursue the innovative program, the first of its kind in Colorado, in person or fully online and receive the same degree.
Students are flocking to the popular online major for its flexibility, community, and academic rigor. Enrollment has jumped sevenfold in the first year. Computer science degrees across the country have a high return on investment, and OnlineU calculates the CSU program’s 10-year ROI to be a stunning $754,700.
Many factors impact the value of a degree. OnlineU focuses on financial results, and their ROI ranking methodology is based on real-world alumni outcomes, evaluating income and debt over time to estimate how much alumni end up benefiting from their computer science degrees. CSU and its programs frequently rank among the nation’s best for value.