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Software Engineering

California State University Fullerton

M.Sc. Online
12 months
Duration
15457 USD/year
10764 USD/year
10764 USD/year
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About

The Software Engineering program at California State University Fullerton is designed for professionals working in the field of computer science who wish to further their skills and pursue graduate level education in Software Engineering.

Overview

The objective of the Master of Science in Software Engineering is to prepare individuals for careers as software engineers and software process managers in industry and government agencies. Graduates of the 22-month program will gain valuable knowledge and skills in the development, design, evaluation and implementation of software engineering. 

Furthermore, graduates will obtain software process expertise based on sound and current research, theory and practice, and will be well-positioned in a competitive job market.

Mission 

Learning is preeminent at California State University Fullerton. We aspire to combine the best qualities of teaching and research universities where actively engaged students, faculty and staff work in close collaboration to expand knowledge.

We are a comprehensive, regional university with a global outlook, located in Orange County, a technologically rich and culturally vibrant area of metropolitan Los Angeles. Our expertise and diversity serve as a distinctive resource and catalyst for partnerships with public and private organizations. We strive to be a center of activity essential to the intellectual, cultural and economic development of our region.

Goals

  • To ensure the preeminence of learning
  • To provide high-quality programs that meet the evolving needs of our students, community and region
  • To enhance scholarly and creative activity
  • To make collaboration integral to our activities
  • To create an environment where all students have the opportunity to succeed
  • To increase external support for university programs and priorities
  • To expand connections and partnerships with our region
  • To strengthen institutional effectiveness, collegial governance and our sense of community

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Systems and Software Standards and Requirements 
  • Software Maintenance 
  • Advanced Software Process 
  • Software Design and Architecture 
  • Modern Software Management
  • Professional, Ethical and Legal Issues for Software Engineers 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online
  • Regular mandatory meetings

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.5

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
59
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum grade-point average of 2.5 in the last 60 semester units
  • Introductory undergraduate software engineering course (CPSC 362 or equivalent work experience) and/or phone interview to determine whether the student possesses work experience in the area of software development to satisfy program prerequisites (i.e., the equivalence of CPSC 362)
  • Technology requirements as follows: e-mail account and dependable internet connection.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15457 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15457 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    10764 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10764 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    10764 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10764 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Non-Resident Tuition Fee: An additional $396 per unit of enrollment

Funding

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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