Master of Science in Software Engineering

The Master of Science in Software Engineering (MSSE) degree program is designed to equip professionals with a strong foundation of theory, best-practice knowledge, current methodologies, and emerging technologies and their applications in software engineering. The MSSE program builds on the experience of participants and also emphasizes the development of communication and presentation skills in a team-based software development environment.

The curriculum encompasses all important aspects of software engineering, including architecture, design planning, testing and management.

  • The ideal student has a passion for software development and embraces the challenges of in-depth software design
  • Faculty members are leaders in their fields and bring a wealth of real-world experience to the classroom
  • Night and weekend classes, with 30-hour coursework including a six hour practicum project, are all delivered in as little as 18 months
  • A rich, face-to-face experience, allowing students to learn from, support and network with faculty and peers
Master of Science 

Completion of the program requires 30 graduate credits (10 courses). The degree culminates with a comprehensive real life industry-type practicum oriented toward the student’s domain of interest.