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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.


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


Title Course No.
Analysis of Algorithms COT 6405
Queueing Theory MAP 6264
Theory and Philosophy of Computation COT 6200
Randomized Algorithms COT 6446

Software Development

Title Course No.
Object-Oriented Software Design COP 5339
Software Engineering CEN 5035
Software Testing CEN 6076
Multimedia Programming CAP 6018
Software Maintenance and Evolution CEN 6027
Software Requirements Engineering CEN 6075
Software Architecture and Patterns CEN 6085

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
Wireless Networks EEL 6591
Advanced Data Mining and Machine Learning CAP 6778
Video Communication CNT 6885
Foundations of Vision CAP 6411
Advanced Computer Networking CNT 6516
Vehicular Networks CNT 6528

Suggested Careers

    1. – Information Technology (IT) Architect
    1. – Network Architect
    1. – 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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