Software Engineering Graduate Certificate

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Overview


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.

Admissions Requirements

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.

Accreditation

West Virginia University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

 

5

Courses Required

15

Total Credit Hours

 
Course Formats

  • Online Courses

Estimated Tuition and Fees

The Software Engineering Graduate Certificate requires 15 credit hours to complete. Cost per credit hour is $669.

$10,035
Residents and Non-Residents

Financial Aid

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.

Next Start Date: August 21, 2019    Apply Now

Careers

What can you do with a Software Engineering Graduate Certificate?

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 Developer

Growth: 9-13%

Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Growth: 2-4%

Computer Systems Analyst

Growth: 14% or higher

Computer Support Specialist

Growth: 9-13%

Network and Computer Systems Administrator

Growth: 5-8%

Education Administrator

Growth: 5-8%

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