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Applied Computer Science

Frostburg State University

M.Sc. On Campus Online
12 months
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About

A master’s degree in Applied Computer Science from Frostburg State University prepares you for exciting career opportunities with the government, in network security, web development and a host of other rewarding fields. Unlike theory-based graduate programs, the FSU applied computer science master’s degree is highly experiential. 

Overview

Highlights:

  • Enter a computer science master’s program that can be tailored to your background and field of interest, regardless of your area of undergraduate study.
  • Take your graduate degree program as a full-time or part-time student, online or on campus.
  • Write a thesis in your area of applied computer science interest or, if you prefer, take additional coursework instead.
  • Consider applying for one of our graduate assistantships, which are available each year to outstanding applied computer science students interested in research studies, projects, teaching and other such activities.
  • Join the FSU chapter of the Association of Computer Machinery to gain access to the latest online resources in the field as well as professional discussions on timely computer science topics.
  • Be part of a graduate program with alumni working at the FBI, Boeing, NASA, Google, Lockheed Martin, Apple, IBM and the National Security Agency among many other well-known organizations.
  • Study in state-of-the-art computer labs with excellent equipment and resources.

Career

A master's degree in Applied Computer Science at Frostburg State University prepares you to enter a diverse range of careers including everything from computer and information research science or computer network architecture to becoming a computer programmer, computer system analyst, database administrator or web developer. There are many additional occupations accessible through the knowledge base you will acquire through this master's program.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Robotics and Computer Control
  • Programming Language Structures
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Operating Systems Concepts
  • Computer Systems Architecture
  • Compiler Designs and Constructions
  • Interactive Computer Graphics
  • Knowledge-Based Information Systems
  • Theory of Computation
  • Seminar in Computer Science
  • Individual Problems in Computer Science
  • Master Research Paper or Project
  • Web Development and Programming 
  • Networking and Data Communications 
  • Database Management Systems 
  • Advanced Object-Oriented Data Structures and File Organization
  • Security in Computing
  • Advanced Software Engineering

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor degree from a regionally accredited institution (Official Transcript)
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher (<3.0 GPA can be considered for provisional admission)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    560 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 560 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    560 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 560 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    437 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 437 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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