The Master of Science in Software Engineering is a 36 credit-hour program. Offered online and on-campus, the degree focuses on the foundations of software engineering, including areas such as requirements, design, development, testing, verification, human-computer interaction, and project management. The master's degree is designed to give students a thorough knowledge of the field and to provide an enduring foundation for future professional growth. The program blends theory and practice into a learning experience that develops skills applicable to complex real-world problems.
Graduates with the M.S. in Computer Information Systems are able to (1) communicate software engineering concepts, designs, and solutions effectively and professionally; (2) apply knowledge of software engineering to produce effective designs and solutions for specific problems; (3) identify, analyze, and synthesize scholarly literature relating to the field of software engineering; and (4) use software development tools, software systems, and modern computing platforms.
Nova Southeastern University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097; 404-679-4501).
Facts & Figures
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Private, not-for-profit, Higher Education
20,000 and above as of 12/31/69
Online. Some programs incorporate an on-campus component. Please see degree descriptions for details.
You need to be able to use e-mail, send attachments in e-mail, find articles and resources on the Internet, and create documents using word processing software. There is no special software you will need to download.
US and Canada residents only.
Varies by program. See degree descriptions for details.
NSU's Office of Student Financial Aid administers federal, state, institutional, and private financial aid programs. For assistance with financial aid, students should contact the Financial Aid Office. NSU FAFSA Code: 001509.