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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

$110140
Avg. salary for software developers*
22%
Job growth rate for software developers through 2029*
316000
Number of new software development jobs by 2029*

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

Program Details

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MSSE 600: Object-Oriented Software Engineering

Introduces the Software Engineering Body of Knowledge and the Unified Modeling Language used to communicate the design of object-oriented software systems.

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MSSE 635: Software Architecture and Design

Study the concepts, representation techniques, development methods and tools for architecture-centric software engineering, including domain-specific architectures and software connectors.

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MSSE 640: Software Quality and Testing

Introduces the software quality assurance process and the means to monitor, control and evaluate software quality through software testing techniques, tools and processes.

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
  • Admissions essay
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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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