Master of Science in Computer Science / Information Assurance & Cybersecurity
Nova Southeastern University

Program Details

NSU’s online master’s degree in Computer Science blends theory and practice to develop skills necessary to handle complex real-world problems. The Information Assurance and Cybersecurity concentration focuses on risk management and mitigation in technical formats.

Core courses cover the theory of programming languages, design and analysis of algorithms, operating systems, database management systems, and software engineering. Interested students can choose to complete this online Computer Science degree with a thesis option. 

The information security master’s degree online offers class topics including:

  • Applied cryptography
  • Database security
  • Computer and network forensics
  • Advanced network security

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Nova Southeastern University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV