Graduate Certificate in Software Engineering
West Virginia University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Software Engineering program helps professionals in the information technology and computer industries fields enhance their educations and career opportunities.  Graduates may find careers as software developers, software quality assurance engineers, computer systems analysts, computer support specialists, network and computer systems administrators, and more.  Required courses are:

  • Software Project Management
  • Software Analysis and Design
  • Validation and Verification
  • Software Evolution
  • Introduction to Object-Oriented Design


  • Bachelor's degree or higher, completion of a degree in computer science or related field preferred
  • Minimum GPA of a 3.0 with at least a 3.0 grade point average in the major
  • GRE test scores
  • Official transcripts
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission