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Computer Science, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
, FL,
A master’s degree in Computer Science at Florida Polytechnic University provides students with the technical experience they have to enter high jobs like info technology, information administration, systems engineering, computer code development, computer code design and IT analysis.


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Experts in Computer Science are required additional and additional in today’s digital society. 

Graduates develop recursive thinking and also the ability to style, develop and take a look at computer code and knowledge systems so as to make new strategies of human-computer interaction, style intelligent systems or program high-powered computer code applications. 

Florida Polytechnic University offers students to get advancement research opportunities to students using state of the art experimental and computational research facilities under close supervision of faculty member. 

The Master of Science in Computer Science program produces graduates with a high level of ability in understanding, applying, and enunciating the trendy ideas, principles, methods, and theories necessary for the look and implementation of computing systems.

The program provides students with associate in-depth education intermeshed toward meeting the requirements of business and business in the State and throughout the US. The program’s goal is to supply graduates with a high level of ability in understanding, applying, and enunciating the trendy ideas, principles, methods, and theories necessary for the look and implementation of computing systems. 

Students within the program receive a broad background within the areas of progressive experimental and machine analysis facilities below shut college superintendence within the following areas huge knowledge Analytics and Logistics-Analytics. Each thesis and project tracks square measure offered within the Master’s degree in Science in Computer Science. 

Upon completion of the Master of Science in Computer Science Degree at Florida Polytechnic University, 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.
  • Analyse and properly use current computing techniques, methods and theories in an industry scenario.


Florida Polytechnic University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award baccalaureate and master’s degrees. 

Programme Structure

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.


Total Students: 1,444

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    30 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


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  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.7

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.7 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores. However, it does not provide a recommended score range.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

General 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.
  • Application online $302-High School Degree Eva ( Document by document )3-SAT ( 1000: Math 500, Reading & Writing 500 ) or ACT:244-Minimum GPA: 3.0

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14892 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29790 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    14892 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29790 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Lakeland

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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


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