Master of Science in Software Engineering

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Overview


Professionals working in the information technology and computer fields can enhance their education and career possibilities by enrolling in the online master’s degree in Software Engineering program offered by the WVU Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering. The Software Engineering program is offered exclusively online with no on-campus classroom attendance required. The part-time online program is especially designed for the working software engineering professional, offering evening courses each week in a format that includes live discussions with the instructor and other students via the Internet. With Software Engineering being one of the fastest growing professions throughout the government and industry sectors, you will receive your education from top industry experts and executives as well as tenured research faculty in Software Engineering. Students are admitted for fall, spring, or summer terms.

Admissions Requirements

Bachelor's degree in software engineering, computer science, computer engineering or a closely related major. Minimum grade point average of 3.0 with at least a 3.0 grade point average in the major. A satisfactory score in the quantitative component of the Graduate Record Examination.

Accreditation

West Virginia University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

2

Years to Completion

11

Courses Required

33

Total Credit Hours

Course Formats

  • Live Online Sessions

Estimated Tuition and Fees

The Master of Science in Software Engineering requires 33 credit hours to complete. Cost per credit hour is $635.

$20,955
Residents and Non-Residents
This estimate is based on full-time tuition.

Estimated Tuition Per Semester
Semester Number of Credit Hours Cost
Fall 9 $5,715
Spring 9 $5,715
Summer 9 $5,715
Fall 6 $3,810

Financial Aid

Financial aid is available. Students are encouraged to file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form to determine their eligibility for federal and state funds as well as scholarships. WVU’s FAFSA Code is 003827.

Next Start Date: May 13, 2019    Apply Now
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