12 months
1110 USD/credit 33300 USD/year
1110 USD/credit 33300 USD/year
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The goal of the Master of Science in Embedded Software Engineering program from Gannon University is to give an Electrical and Computer Engineering graduate the necessary education to be an effective embedded software/systems engineer.


The Master of Science in Embedded Software Engineering student from Gannon University shall devise a curriculum with his/her advisor to pursue knowledge in computer hardware and software implementation strategies, software development, software quality measures, software design and testing techniques, microprocessors, digital system design and/or hardware description languages.  

Program Outcomes

The program is designed to guide students to build technical competency, and effective communication and leadership skills.

  • Demonstrate professional ethics and personal values in daily and professional life that exercise informed literary and aesthetic judgments by leveraging diverse cultures and societies
  • Demonstrate teamwork and leadership qualities and/or attainment of leadership roles in a global work environment
  • Demonstrate technical competency in applying comprehensive engineering knowledge throughout their chosen profession 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Embedded C Programming 
  • Advanced Engineering Analysis 
  • Engineering Project and Management 
  • Requirements Engineering 
  • Systems Engineering

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application
  • Transcripts for all prior college course work
  • Three recommendation letters
  • TOEFL scores if English is not a first language

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1110 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    33300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1110 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Erie

1000 - 1500 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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