12 months
1375 USD/credit 49500 USD/year
1375 USD/credit 49500 USD/year
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Software developers are the people who build, code, maintain, update, and innovate all of the apps and software that make that technology work. Through the Software Development and Engineering program from Pace University, you will develop the skills essential to be a 21st century changemaker.

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Key Features

  • Small class sizes ensure individualized teaching and an informal cohort-based experience that turns your classmates into teammates and colleagues of the future.
  • Learn the full software lifecycle, from management, design, programming, and development, through delivery, maintenance, and updating of software systems.
  • Get access to unique practical training opportunities in on-campus labs, as well as an international collaboration experience with other universities around the world.

The Software Development and Engineering program from Pace University provides plenty of opportunities for you to practice your new knowledge through designing, building, and playing around with various apps. Outside of the classroom, there are countless other ways to hone your skills. Student clubs work together on cool programming projects, enter competitions, and come up with exciting app ideas together. Regular guest speakers provide insightful commentary on the current tech landscape and how to land the perfect job. And you’ll be immersed in a community that wants to see you excel.


As the second best job in the United States in U.S. News & World Report’s 2021 listing, software developers not only have their pick of thousands of job opportunities, but they benefit from high salaries as well.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Science with Java
  • Software Engineering
  • Software Design Methodologies
  • Requirements Engineering
  • Software Reliability & Quality Assurance
  • Contemporary Software Engineering Theory and Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Fee ($70, non-refundable)
  • All Official Transcripts: Transcripts from every accredited college or university attended (not just the degree granting institution) must be sent either to Pace University, directly from the academic institution electronically or by mail, or forwarded by the applicant in sealed envelopes from the academic institution.
  • Two Letters of Reccomendation: Letters should be from academic or professional references that can knowledgeably comment on your ability to successfully complete graduate study.
  • Resume: A resume or outline describing at least the past five years of your employment history and any significant community, professional, or college extracurricular activities.
  • Personal Statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    49500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1375 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    49500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1375 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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