Program description

The MS program in software engineering focuses on developing advanced knowledge and abilities in the design and application of software. The program involves the application of engineering principles to software development including design methodologies, operation principles and maintenance and testing approaches. The Master of Science program in software engineering builds upon the BS program in software engineering and is aimed at developing professional skills in this discipline as well as providing opportunities for students to engage in and develop research abilities.

Receive an ASU-Infosys Scholarship

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For a limited time, the ASU-Infosys partnership program is available free for one year to new on-campus software engineering master’s students! You can earn certifications and badges in several technological skill sets through access to specially designed Infosys digital learning content.

*GRE waiver: GRE score is waived for students with an undergraduate degree in software engineering, computer science, or computer engineering with 3.0+ GPA in their last 60 credit hours (Junior/Senior year) from a U.S. ABET accredited university. GRE is waived for students from any ASU STEM undergraduate degree (other than software engineering, computer science, computer engineering) with 3.75+ GPA in their last 60 credit hours (Junior/Senior year). GRE waiver does not apply to PhD applicants.

Application deadlines

Fall:    15th January
Spring: 15th September

Contact Us

School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
Graduate advising office