The professors were all very available through email, gotomeeting, or even office hours (if you were in Ft. Some of the students are traditional and live near the campus.The complete dissertation process at NSU is described in this document.
Because of this a student can only register for a maximum of two courses a semester.
The cluster session is held over a Friday and Saturday. The afternoon session is held from PM-PM on both days.
The second cluster session was sometimes used to take an in-class timed midterm examination.
Many of these courses required computer programming, typically in the language of your choice.
Some courses specified the programming language, when it was required by the course content.
All classes emphasized reading computer science literature.
The course work for the computer science Ph D program at NSU was taught in a distance cluster format.
This requires a student to attend on-campus course sessions twice a semester.
This format has since been revised to a longer weekend single semster visit.
Each course will be offered in either the morning or afternoon session.