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 B.S. in Software Engineering

Students in the Software Engineering (SWE) program are required to complete 128 semester-credit-hours covering general educational requirements, core requirements and some elective courses.​


Software Engineering student guide [New program]


Goal and Mission

To provide high quality education in software engineering that prepares students for professional careers and postgraduate education with emphasis on application of engineering principles to software development.


Program Educational Objectives

  • Be successful in performing the duties of a software engineering related position.
  • Be successful in completing an advanced degree program.
  • Work as individuals with minimum guidance and as leaders or members in teams.
  • Follow appropriate practices within a professional, legal, and ethical framework.
  • Maintain currency through self-learning or other professional development. 


Student Outcomes

 The software engineering program enables students to acquire, by the time of graduation, the following learning outcomes:

  1. An ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics.
  2. An ability to apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety, and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental, and economic factors
  3. An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
  4. An ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts.
  5. An ability to function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives.
  6. An ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions.
  7. An ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies.


Software Engineering (SWE) Pre-requisites chart [New program]

SWE BS Degree Plan Summer  

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