Nova Southeastern University's College of Computing and Engineering offers a transformative array of Ph.D. programs that blend the best of on-campus and online learning. As a student in one of our Ph.D. programs, you will work closely with expert faculty to conduct cutting-edge research in a variety of areas, including programming, cybersecurity systems design, and database management.

NSU's Ph.D. programs are designed to prepare students for leadership roles in academia, government, and industry. You will gain the deep technical knowledge and cross-disciplinary skills needed to succeed in the rapidly evolving digital era.

You will have the unique opportunity to conduct original research in a collaborative and supportive environment. With our innovative faculty and NSA-recognized coursework, NSU is the ideal place to pursue a Ph.D. in computing and engineering. Gain the NSU Edge. Explore our programs today. 

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.