M.Sc. On Campus

Computer Science

Norfolk State University

12 months
25502 USD/year
25502 USD/year
12690 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Computer Science Program at Norfolk State University is designed to provide students with fundamental training in the theoretical and practical aspects of computer science.


Coupled with the program's strong mathematical component, this training provides graduates with the necessary background for employment in a wide variety of computing fields or for smooth entry into graduate level study. 

Key Features 

  • The Master of Science in Computer Science at Norfolk State University provides a quality graduate education to students – especially those from underrepresented segments of the population – by strengthening analytic skills, offering valuable research experiences, and promoting professional development in computer science. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Data Communications
  • Operating Systems
  • Analysis of Algorithms
  • Advanced Computer Architecture
  • Computer Security
  • Cryptography

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful completion of an undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • Official transcripts sent to the School of Graduate Studies and Research. (Unofficial transcripts may be uploaded into the application portal.)
  • Three letters of recommendation and a personal statement expounding on the applicant’s interest in the field of study.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25502 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25502 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    25502 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25502 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12690 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12690 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Norfolk

1100 - 1900 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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