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Master of Science in Software Engineering

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Software Engineering program is concerned with the processes, methodologies, techniques, and tools of developing high-quality software systems in a cost-effective manner.  The program emphasizes the best software engineering practices, current methodologies, emerging technologies, and their applications in various industries, as well as communication and presentation skills in a team-based software development environment.  The curriculum encompasses all important aspects of software engineering, including: requirements engineering, software architecture and design, software construction, software testing and quality assurance, software maintenance, and software project management.


  • Bachelor's degree awarded from a regionally accredited institution
  • Minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Official transcripts

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission