The Department of Computer Science and Information Technology and the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Austin Peay offer both an online and on-campus Master of Science and Professional Science Masters ideal for professionals in a wide variety of science and math career fields.
The Master of Science (M.S.) and Professional Science Masters (P.S.M.) in Computer Science and Quantitative Methods bring together science and business skills to give students a greater competitive advantage in the workforce. Both degrees enable students to pursue advanced training while working full time. The concentrations are ideal for anyone with a bachelor’s degree, working in industry or military, and/or having a desire to advance their career with a technical degree. These programs are designed to allow students to complete their degrees while continuing to hold employment.
Sample Course Plan
What opportunities are available with this degree?
- Working with hedge funds
- Portfolio optimization
- Working for groups that Manage retirement funds