Graduate CertificateSoftware Engineering

Wichita State's graduate certificate in software engineering is designed for students with experience in computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering or other related fields. You'll gain a strong understanding of software principles and their application. And you'll acquire in-depth knowledge on Unified Modeling Language, database systems, data mining, and software development, project management, design and implementation.

Learn how Software Engineering is the right fit for you.

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The 12-credit-hour certificate comprises the following courses:

  • Introduction to Software Engineering
  • Advanced Software Engineering

Six hours of electives chosen from: 

  • Introduction to Database Systems
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Deep Learning: Theory, Algorithms and Applications
  • Image Analysis and Computer Vision
  • Data Mining

Admission to the program

There are two paths to admission to the program: