At South College, the mission of the Master of Science in Software Engineering program is to advance student study in the design and construction of software systems. The curriculum is designed to help provide organizations with individuals who can analyze a proposed business problem and then suggest and construct a solution based on requirements and constraints.
Developed with industry professionals with education experience, this short, targeted software engineering program was created to meet the market need and address a massive job gap in an industry where qualified applicants who have advanced beyond graduate level are in-demand and well paid.
40 weeks (full-time)
Available for qualified applicants
Financial aid, offered through a variety of government, state, and local programs, grants, and scholarships are available to those who qualify. To learn more about the financing options available, contact us today.
The field of software engineering is projected to grow significantly.
Graduate programs, like South College’s Master of Science in Software Engineering are designed to be short and targeted to a specific career path. Unlike other institutions, which rely on a single graduate degree with open electives, our Master of Science in Software Engineering degree requires specific courses aligned with necessary skills, taking students on a direct path over 40 weeks to acquire those skills and embark on a path of lifelong learning.
Expanding the roster of the School of Computer Science and Engineering by providing career enhancement for current professionals to advance into master’s-level positions, South College’s Master of Science in Software Engineering program is fully online and intentionally targeted. The Master of Science in Software Engineering degree program is intended to attract professionals who desire to start on the path with career advancement, with a short path to completion.
South College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award degrees at the doctorate, educational specialist, master’s, baccalaureate, and associate levels, as well as certificates. Questions about the accreditation of South College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).