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Bringing the On-Campus Experience to Online Classrooms

SMU online programs are designed to provide online students with a seamless digital learning experience.

SMU online master’s programs deliver highly interactive, classroom-like experiences taught by SMU’s expert professors using the most advanced educational technology. Students can access lesson plans, discussions and other class materials with SMU’s easy-to-use mobile app, putting access to your SMU education in the palm of your hands anywhere, anytime.

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Flexibility Without Sacrificing Quality

Each program’s online format offers the flexibility of remote learning as well as the personalized feel of the on-campus experience, thanks to weekly hands-on sync sessions that give students face time with professors.

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Hands-On Learning

Online students don’t miss out on the practical experiences of the on-campus programs. Students in either of Lyle’s online programs will participate in extensive hands-on experiences with the latest artificial intelligence and network engineering tools.

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Experience With the Latest Technologies

Online students don’t miss out on the practical experiences of the on-campus programs. Students in either of Lyle’s online programs will participate in extensive hands-on experiences with the latest technologies in artificial intelligence and network engineering.

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Access Courses Anywhere

SMU's mobile app allows students to access online resources, including notes, course schedules and lectures, from anywhere at any time.

Explore Our Programs

Online M.S. in Network Engineering

The Master of Science in Network Engineering provides students with a fundamental understanding of the core concepts of network engineering. Students put these concepts into practice through extensive lab work that mimics real-world scenarios. As a result, graduates are equipped to adapt to new technology and ensure their organizations are always at the forefront of the industry.

Online M.S. in Computer Science with AI Specialization

The Master of Science in Computer Science with a concentration in Artificial Intelligence is a practical degree that teaches students how to implement effective artificial intelligence and machine learning solutions in their organizations. Students develop the tools to mitigate challenges with AI strategies while always looking for opportunities for further innovation.