Taught course

Computer Science

Florida Polytechnic University · Florida Polytechnic University

Entry requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree in engineering, applied sciences, or a closely related discipline from a regionally accredited university.
  • A minimum GPA of 2.7 in the last 60-semester credits attempted.
  • Graduate Record Exam (GRE) test scores are required for applicants with a GPA less than 3.25. The GRE may be waived by the graduate student advisor for applicants with a GPA of 3.25 or higher.
  • A letter of interest.
  • Two letters of recommendation.

Months of entry

January, August

Course content

The Master of Science in Computer Science degree features two (2) majors:

  • Computer Science; and
  • Analytics: Logistics Analytics track, or Big Data Analytics track.

Students engage in graduate research utilizing state-of-the-art experimental and/or computational research facilities under close faculty supervision in Computer Science, Logistics-Analytics, or Big Data Analytics.

Upon completion of the Master of Science in Computer Science Degree, students will be able to:

  • Apply knowledge of design IT principles in a defined industry problem.
  • Conduct research and apply knowledge based on these research skills.
  • Apply knowledge of managerial skills to coordinate and execute an industry project.
  • Demonstrate understanding of applied analysis of user requirements, research skills, managerial skills and IT based knowledge.
  • Analyze and properly use current computing techniques, methods and theories in an industry scenario.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Florida Polytechnic University