Software Engineering Graduate Certificate

Advance your software skills

Raise your qualifications for an in-demand career field: software engineering.

This certificate guides you through the process of developing quality software.

Explore the core concepts of programming, networking, testing, quality assurance and more.

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Apply to this certificate program through a central application: GradCAS. Review the sections below before you begin.

Certificate in Software Engineering

Razib Iqbal, Certificate Program Director
Cheek Hall, Room 211A
Phone 417-836-4944

Program description

The Software Engineering Graduate Certificate is a 12-credit hour program designed to provide knowledge and practical skills for quality software development.

Admission requirements

  1. Bachelor’s degree with a GPA of 2.75 GPA or higher.
  2. CSC 232 or equivalent.

Required courses (12 hrs)

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
  Required Courses  
CSC 750 Advanced Topics in Software Engineering 3 hrs
CSC 755 Software Testing and Quality Assurance 3 hrs
  Choose one course from the following: 3 hrs
CSC 640 Introduction to Artificial Intelligence  
CSC 667 Mobile Computing Applications  
CSC 746 Human Computer Interaction  
  Choose one course from the following: 3 hrs
CSC 615 Advanced Internet Programming  
CSC 665 Computer Networks  
CSC 765 Ubiquitous Computing and Internet of Things  

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