Take the Lead in Computing, Cybersecurity, Data Analytics, and Technology

We are preparing our students to go beyond problem-solving to influence, impact and create change and learn by doing under the close mentorship of our world-class faculty. You can get an edge in the digital future with a degree from Nova Southeastern University. With several undergraduate and graduate programs for you to choose from—including computer science, cybersecurity management, data analytics, and information technology—you can be prepared to build your career or advance in a variety of technical roles. 

Technology is present in every aspect of modern society—it’s flexible and so are we. Not only are our programs designed for busy, working professionals, but you have the option to take courses in the format that’s most convenient to you—online, in-person, or as a hybrid of the two. In addition, our master's programs can be completed with 30 credits, so you can further your career even faster.

NSU’s College of Computing and Engineering is always evolving to give you the edge. We stay current with the industry and constantly evolve our curricula. You will learn what you need to solve problems, rather than how to simply work with the tools. In addition to advancing your technical knowledge, you’ll gain the soft skills that Fortune 500 companies and government security agencies look for in leaders.

In fact, the National Security Agency (NSA) and its affiliated federal agencies have designated NSU as a National Center of Academic Excellence (NCAE) in Cybersecurity and have certified that NSU’s curriculum in cybersecurity meets or exceeds the requirements and standards expected of a leader in cybersecurity education.

Additionally, we are ranked #2 on FORTUNE’s Best Online Master’s in Computer Science, #8 on Best Online Master’s in Cybersecurity, #7 on Best Master’s in Cybersecurity and #8 as Most Affordable Master’s in Cybersecurity.

The tech world needs leaders like you. 

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Why Earn Your Degree From NSU?

Experienced Faculty

All our classes are exclusively taught by faculty members with doctoral degrees from accredited institutions. Our faculty are internationally recognized scholars in computing, engineering and information science.

Your Degree On Your Time

You can advance your future even faster with 100% online master’s programs designed to be completed in one year. Graduate students can study on campus or online, giving you the flexibility to continue working while you earn your degree.

Competitive Advantage

We focus on degree programs that prepare you for careers listed by U.S. News & World Report 100 Best Jobs in 2021. You can even ask our alumni who work at Fortune 500 organizations, federal and government agencies, and universities around the world.

NSA-Designated University

The National Security Agency (NSA) and its affiliated federal agencies have designated NSU as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity (NCAE-C) Cyber Defense (CD) and Cyber Research (R). NSU is among the few institutions around the nation to obtain both designations. Learn more.



Alumni Success Stories

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M.S. in Information Systems
Ph.D. in Information Systems

Priscila Reyes

NSU B.S. in Computer Science Graduate


Center for Information Protection, Education, and Research


The Center for Information Protection, Education, and Research (CIPhER) provides the opportunity for faculty and students from NSU and institutions throughout South Florida, as well as industry partners, to develop innovative solutions to solve critical information security problems and educate those who will serve as the next generation of researchers, academics, and industry leaders. 

Learn about CIPhER

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