Computer Engineering, M.Sc. | Fairleigh Dickinson University | Madison, United States
12 months
Duration
883 USD/credit 26490 USD/year
883 USD/credit 26490 USD/year
883 USD/credit 26490 USD/year
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About

Fairleigh Dickinson University's new Master of Science in Computer Engineering is designed to train and educate students to work as computer engineers who understand the design tradeoff and the interdependency between hardware and software in computers, computer-based systems, computer communications and computer networks. 

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Overview

Computer-based systems are widely used in data acquisition, signal processing and conditioning, instrumentation, communications, control, automation and manufacturing. 

The curriculum provides students with design skills, theoretical concepts and a solid foundation in both hardware and software design in an integrated manner, as well as competency in advanced computer technology. The program emphasizes practical applications of computer engineering.

Educational Objectives

Graduates of the Master of Science in Computer Engineering program will demonstrate the following attributes and achievements upon or before graduation:

  • An ability to apply advanced knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
  • An ability to formulate and analyze complex engineering problems, assess trade-offs, and solve problems
  • An ability to use numerical analysis techniques, computer-aided analysis and design methods, and modern engineering tools

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Programming or Equivalent
  • Digital System Design or Equivalent
  • Microprocessor System Design I or Equivalent
  • Data Structures of Equivalent
  • Logic System Design
  • Microprocessor Design *
  • Software Engineering
  • Operating Systems

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
70

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
70

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering or computer science from an accredited university. This should include courses or equivalent experience in the following areas: introductory computer programming, logic circuits, digital interfacing circuits and data structures. These courses can be taken at Fairleigh Dickinson University but will not count toward the 30-credit master’s degree requirement. Students with a Bachelor of Science degree in technology or other areas of science and engineering may be admitted if they complete undergraduate prerequisites as determined by an adviser of the school.
  • Submission of an official score report for the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) General Test taken within the last five years. The GRE requirement is waived for applicants who have completed a master’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university in United States.
  • Three letters of recommendation.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26490 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 883 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    26490 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 883 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    26490 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 883 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Madison

1793 - 4414 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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