The Master of Science in Computer Systems Engineering with a concentration in the Internet of Things prepares our graduates for a world of connected devices. This innovative multidisciplinary program is designed to meet the demand for a new kind of specialist, one who can engineer new interactive services, acquire, fuse, and process the data collected from sensors, actuators, controllers, and other devices, and develop architectures to interconnect these elements as part of larger, more diverse systems.

It is expected that careers in this rapidly evolving area will encompass industry sectors ranging from energy, healthcare, transportation, infrastructure, to manufacturing.  Graduates will have an understanding of the range of IoT technologies, architectures, and solutions applicable to different domains, and will have the opportunity to develop skills and advanced knowledge in areas such as data analytics, security, IoT architecture, and distributed application development.


MS Degree Requirements - Internet of Things Concentration

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Required Courses

Complete all the following courses

CSYE 6205Concepts of Object Oriented Design with C++4
CSYE 7374Special Topics in Computer Systems Engineering: Connected Devices4
CSYE 7374Special Topics in Computer Systems Engineering: Fundamentals of the Internet of Things4
TELE 5330Data Networking4

Elective Courses

Complete 16 semester hours from the electives listed below. * A maximum of 8 semester hours for non-technical electives may be taken.

Data Storage and Analytics
IE 5640Data Mining for Engineering Applications4
INFO 7250Engineering of Big-Data Systems4
INFO 7390Advances in Data Sciences and Architecture4
Security and Privacy
INFO 7310Introduction to Distributed Security4
Protocols and Architecture
TELE 5360Internet Protocols and Architecture4
Domain Application
CSYE 7374Special Topics in Computer Systems Engineering: Smart Grid/ Energy Management4
CSYE 7374Special Topics in Computer Systems Engineering: IoT in Health Care4
CSYE 7374Special Topics in Computer Systems Engineering: IoT in Manufacturing4
CSYE 7374Special Topics in Computer Systems Engineering: IoT in Supply Chain Engineering4
CSYE 7374Special Topics in Computer Systems Engineering: IoT in Infrastructure4
Control and Application Interfaces
INFO 6150Web Design and User Experience Engineering4
Management and Development
EMGT 5220 *Engineering Project Management4
EMGT 7374 *Special Topics: Engineering Leadership4
INFO 6660 *People, Problems, and Patents: Ethical Principles and Basics of Intellectual Property4
Society & Regulation
CSYE 7374 *Special Topics in Computer Systems Engineering: Societal Impact of the IoT & Policy Issues4
Project
CSYE 7945IoT Multidiscipline Project4
CSYE 7978Independent Study4

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