Online Master of Science in Engineering in Software Engineering

The Master of Science in Engineering with a concentration in Software Engineering offers specialized courses based on the fundamentals and principles of software engineering.

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Quick facts

Next start date: 01/11/2021


Total classes: 10

Weeks per class: 7.5-15

Total credit hours: 30

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Details

The program provides you with the knowledge and skills needed to work as a software engineer or software task leader on both large and small projects using either agile methodologies or formal CMMi approaches. The program addresses major software development methodologies, techniques, tools and processes for both developing and managing software projects. The program is instructed by appointed professors in the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering - School of Computing, Informatics & Decision Systems Engineering, who actively teach and research in the field of software engineering.

Featured courses

Students select five or six elective courses: five for the applied project option or six for the portfolio option.

Required

Information Assurance and Security


Required

Software Verification and Validation, and Testing


Required

Software Project, Process and Quality Management


Concentration

CSE 591 Software Engineering Principles and Concepts (3)


Culminating experience

Applied Project


Related careers

Graduates with an ASU Online MSE in engineering science with a software engineering concentration have career opportunities illustrated in the following list. Career examples include but are not limited to:

Software developer

Application developer

Computer programmer

Computer system analyst

Electronics engineering technician

Prestigious faculty

Of the 350+ faculty members in Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, the majority have been honored with the highest awards in their fields. Faculty milestones include:

  • National Academy of Engineering members.
  • National Academy of Sciences member.
  • National Academy of Inventors members.
  • National Academy of Construction members.
  • More than 40 NSF CAREER Awards for early career faculty in the last four years.

Prestigious faculty

Of the 350+ faculty members in Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, the majority have been honored with the highest awards in their fields. Faculty milestones include:

  • National Academy of Engineering members.
  • National Academy of Sciences member.
  • National Academy of Inventors members.
  • National Academy of Construction members.
  • More than 40 NSF CAREER Awards for early career faculty in the last four years.

Admission requirements

Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering.

Application requirements

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Each student is fully supported on their path to success in the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering. We have received peer-reviewed programmatic honors from the U.S. News & World Report and provide students with a rich learning environment.

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