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Overview | Curriculum | Careers

The Department of Computer and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science offers two options for a Master of Science in Computer Science (MSCS): a non-thesis option that requires a minimum of 33 credits, and a thesis option that requires a minimum of 30 credits, including 6 credits of thesis.

Curriculum

MSCS with or without Thesis – Graduate Courses
The three core groups of courses are listed in the table below.

Theory

Title Course No.
Analysis of Algorithms COT 6405
Queueing Theory MAP 6264
Philosophy of Computation COT 6200

Software Development

Title Course No.
Object-Oriented Software Design COP 5339
Software Engineering CEN 5035
Programming Languages COT 5310
Concurrent Programming COP 6618
Software Testing CEN 6076

Computer Systems

Title Course No.
Computer Performance Modeling CEN 6405
Computer Data Security CIS 6370
Theory and Implementation of Database Systems COP 6731
Mobile Computing CIS 6302
Data Mining and Machine Learning CAP 6673
Multimedia Systems CAP 6010
Evaluation of Parallel and Distributed Systems CDA 6122
Introduction to Neural Networks CAP 5615

Suggested Careers

      – Information Technology (IT) Architect
      – Network Architect
      – Senior Application Developer

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Degree Details
College College of Engineering and Computer Science
Degree type MS
*Cost per credit
- In State (FL) $369.82
- Out of State (FL) $1,024.81
Credits needed to graduate 33 to 36
* cost per credit and total cost are calculated using tuition per credit and associated fees for the current academic year. It does not include course materials, textbook expenses, and other potential expenses related to individual courses. See academic calendar for our quarter term schedule.
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