Software Engineering

Graduate Certificate

Expand Your Software Engineering Skillset

No matter what your field of expertise, there’s never been a better time to gain new software engineering skills. Having a firm grasp on the foundations and underlying principles of software development is a surefire way to stand out and elevate your career potential.

The Software Engineering Graduate Certificate at Regis is a 12 credit-hour program comprised of one required course and three electives chosen from the broader M.S. in Software Engineering degree program. As you experiment and learn within the proprietary Regis Cloud network environment, you’ll gain new skills in software architecture, design, implementation, testing and security.

Interested in earning your master's degree? All four courses earned as part of the graduate certificate program can be applied to the M.S. in Software Engineering degree.

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Program Snapshot

Program Format
Online or on-campus courses
8-week terms

Time Commitment
6-12 months

Key Dates
Starts are offered in January, March, May, July, August and October

By the Numbers

Avg. salary for software developers*
Job growth rate for software developers through 2029*
Number of new software development jobs by 2029*

*U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Software Developers

Program Details

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MSDS 600: Intro to Data Science

Foundational topics of data science including data manipulation, data analysis using statistics and machine learning and techniques for working with Big Data.

MSDS 610: Data Engineering

Techniques for designing, building, and managing information with relational databases, NoSQL databases and big data infrastructure.

MSDS 650: Data Analytics

Discovery and communication of meaningful patterns in data using techniques such as statistical modeling, machine learning, computer programming and data visualization.

MSDS 692: Data Science Practicum I

Provides a hands-on data science lab experience that covers all phases of a typical data science project, including data discovery, data preparation, model planning, model building and communicating results.

To apply to the Software Engineering Graduate Certificate program, you will need:

  • Completed online application
  • Official degree-bearing transcripts
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience, or a bachelor's degree in a relevant computer science field
  • Resume
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Program tuition: $845 per credit hour

Total program credits: 12

Fees: $75 technology fee may be applied to each course

Earning your Graduate Certificate in Software Engineering from Regis sets you apart and expands your professional network — think of it as an investment in your future. Between scholarship opportunities and financial aid packages, advancing your education is within reach. Explore our Investing in Your Future graduate financing guide or sign up for one of our upcoming graduate financial aid information sessions.

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