Advance Your Technology Career
The online M.S. in Computer Science degree from the University of West Florida prepares technology professionals to stay competitive in the industry as they gain valuable skills for career success. It features concentrations in software engineering and data analytics, allowing you to specialize your education to fit your career goals. This program combines theoretical learning with hands-on training, delivered in small class sizes taught by expert faculty with years of industry experience. You will deepen your understanding of key topics like agile and continuous software engineering, big data analytics, advanced algorithms, parallel and distributed computing and more. The fully online format gives you the flexibility to study at your own pace as you work toward your goals.
Prepare for in-demand careers and become a leader in the computer science field with this flexible, innovative degree.
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First Spring Start
Start Date: January 19, 2021
Second Spring Start
Start Date: March 15, 2021
First Summer Start
Start Date: May 10, 2021
Why Should You Pursue Our M.S. in Computer Science?
UWF’s M.S. in Computer Science program features concentrations in software engineering and data analytics.
Students in this program study modern topics in applied and theoretical computer science and computing technology.
Students in this program receive individualized attention from expert faculty with years of relevant experience.
Computer Science Careers
Computer and Information Research Scientist
A computer and information research scientist develops computing technology concepts and discovers new uses for current technology.
Job growth: 19 percent
Median annual salary: $114,520
Computer Systems Analyst
In charge of assessing computer systems and procedures, computer systems analysts determine and implement solutions to maximize an organization’s efficiency.
Job growth: 9 percent
Median annual salary: $88,270
Computer Network Architect
Computer network architects design and build data communication networks for organizations of all types.
Job growth: 6 percent
Median annual salary: $104,650
Software engineers design programs that meet user needs for use on computers and other devices. They also conduct software maintenance and upgrades.
Job growth: 24 percent
Median annual salary: $103,56
* Job growth (from 2016 through 2026) and median annual salary (as of 2017) figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.