Nova Southeastern University

Master of Science in Computer Science

Address:

3301 College Avenue

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314

United States

Phone:

1-954-262-5000

Fax:

1-954-262-3822

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Computer Science

Format: Online

Program Description:

The M.S. in Computer Science is a 36 credit-hour program. It is designed to give students advanced knowledge of the field and to provide an enduring foundation for future professional growth. The program blends theory and practice into a learning experience that develops skills applicable to complex real-world problems. Its formats offer full-time students the opportunity to earn the master’s degree in 12 months and working professionals the opportunity to earn the degree in 16–24 months.

Graduates are able to:

  1. communicate computer science concepts, designs, and solutions effectively and professionally;
  2. apply knowledge of computing to produce effective designs and solutions for specific problems;
  3. identify, analyze, and synthesize scholarly literature relating to the field of computer science; and
  4. use software development tools, software systems, and modern computing platforms.

Accreditation:

Nova Southeastern University is regionally accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. 

Eligibility Requirements:

Requires an earned bachelor’s degree in a related field with a GPA of at least 2.5 from a regionally accredited institution.

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 36

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: NSU's Office of Student Financial Aid administers federal, state, institutional, and private financial aid programs. For assistance with financial aid, students should contact the Financial Aid Office. NSU FAFSA Code: 001509.

Locale: Large Suburb

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