Professionals in the information technology and computer industries can enhance their education and career possibilities by earning a graduate certificate in Software Engineering. The courses are offered one evening each week, live, via the Internet. Graduates apply their software development skills to implement new technologies in one of the fastest-growing professions throughout industry and government.
A bachelor's degree in any field. Minimum 3.0 GPA. At least one (1) year of software engineering industry experience outlined in a resume.
West Virginia University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
Total Credit Hours
- Online Courses
Tuition and Financial Aid
Estimated Tuition and Fees
The Software Engineering Graduate Certificate requires 15 credit hours to complete. Cost per credit hour is $669.
Paying for graduate school doesn’t have to be stressful. WVU offers a quality education at a great price. We know you have a budget. We’re not looking to break it. For more about Financial Aid, visit WVU’s Financial Aid website.
Students who graduate from WVU Online with the Software Engineering Graduate Certificate degree may be prepared for the following careers. These are only a few examples of some of the many opportunities that will be open to you with this degree. Advanced degrees or certifications may be required for some positions.
Information about careers on this list comes from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).
Software Quality Assurance Engineer
Computer Systems Analyst
Growth: 14% or higher
Computer Support Specialist
Network and Computer Systems Administrator