Master of Science in Software Engineering

A course in Software Engineering or Information Technology has a huge demand in the world today due to the demand in human resources created by the large number of software firms. Such firms require talent in programming languages, network technologies and project management. These aspects are well taught and trained in a post graduate course in Software Engineering. You can do a degree in the Master of Science in Software Engineering from online university based anywhere in the world.

An online Master of Science in Software Engineering is a degree program of the post graduation level that is usually of 2 years duration. You need to have completed your graduation in Software Engineering or a related field from a recognized university. International students are required to submit the score of the test of English language (TOEFL or Test of English as Foreign Language). The course curriculum includes:

  • Computer architecture and design
  • Operating systems
  • Computer networks (architecture, protocols and standards)
  • Database management systems
  • Programming languages
  • Theory of linear systems
  • Advanced VLSI design
  • Legal and ethical issues in software engineering
  • Object-oriented analysis and design
  • Network security

After you complete the course you will have a better standing as compared to professionals who have only studied their Bachelor of Engineering in Software or Computer Science. Doing an online degree course in Software Engineering will help a software professional study while working. There are a number of online colleges and universities that provide a master degree in Software Engineering.

Name of Online College/University Accreditation/ Approved Course offered Contact Details
National Technological University (Walden University) Higher Learning Commission Master of Science in Software Engineering 155 Fifth Avenue South, Suite 600 Minneapolis, Minnesota 55401 Ph : 800-582-9976 (Toll Free) Fax: 612-312-1303
Drexel University Accrediting Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) Master of Science in Software Engineering 3141 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
DePaul University - Master of Science in Software Engineering 1 E. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, IL 60604
Texas tech University - Master of Science in Software Engineering 2500 Broadway, Lubbock, TX 79409