USF Master of Science in Computer Science
Thesis and Dissertation Topics | Computer Science
The thesis option requires the completion of 24 credit hours of CSE graduate‐level courses (9 credit hours of core courses
and 15 hours of electives) and 6 credit hours of thesis in computer science related problems, as determined by the Major
Professor and documented in the Plan of Work. At least 16 credit hours must be at the 6000 level. With prior permission
from the Graduate Program Director, students can take a maximum of 3 hours of Independent Study or Internship, a
maximum of 3 hours of one‐hour seminar courses, and up to one graduate level course (3 credit hours) outside of the
Master of Science in Computer Science | College of …
Accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of College and Schools.
Major Research Areas:
An excellent selection of courses and laboratories support graduate studies in algorithms, artificial intelligence,
machine learning, data mining, computer architecture, graphics, networks, computer vision, distributed systems,
embedded systems, expert systems, formal verification, image processing, pattern recognition, robotics, databases,
software engineering, computer security, compilers, programming languages, and VLSI design and CAD.