Master's in Software Engineering in USA

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Software Engineering

The benefits of a Masters extend beyond improving your earning potential. They can provide you with personal and professional skills to accelerate your development. They are also an opportunity to differentiate yourself from your peers, many of whom will have similar A-level and undergraduate qualifications.

The academic study of software engineering concentrates on using algorithms, program design, and function analysis in order to develop and improve software and other computer-based database systems. Software engineers may work translating code, creating solutions for technical problems, or developing programs for specific businesses.

Education in the United States is mainly provided by the public sector, with control and funding coming from three levels: state, local, and federal, in that order. The common requirements to study at a higher education level in United States will include your admissions essay (also known as the statement of purpose or personal statement), transcript of records, recommendation/reference letters, language tests

Top Master Programs in Software Engineering in USA 2019

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MicroMasters Program Software Testing and Verification (University of Maryland University College)

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Online 24 weeks September 2019 USA Cambridge

In this Software Testing and Verification MicroMasters program you will gain essential knowledge about software testing concepts and techniques and learn by delving into various software test cases and how they are documented. You will also learn how to plan, execute and manage software testing as well as software quality techniques for formal verification, which is used in mission-critical projects.

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Software touches just about everything in our world today. Today’s consumers expect intuitive and reliable technology, and in an increasingly crowded marketplace, small missteps can trigger dissatisfaction and abandonment. Software testing addresses weaknesses in software development while building scalable development processes to ensure a best-in-class user experience. Learn the skills needed to excel as a Software Tester or Quality Assurance Engineer. In this Software Testing and Verification MicroMasters program you will gain essential knowledge about software testing concepts and techniques and learn by delving into various software test cases and how they are documented. You will also learn how to plan, execute and manage software testing as well as software quality techniques for formal verification, which is used in mission-critical projects. This program will be of benefit to Software Testers, Developers, and Quality Assurance Engineers. It will provide career-changers with the skills to get an entry-level job in Software Testing and help advance Software Developers skills in unit testing.... [-]


MicroMasters Program in Software Development (University of British Columbia)

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Online September 2019 USA Cambridge

In this MicroMasters program, you will learn that same kind of expert thinking. By working through several software development projects, you will learn specific technologies, including Java, JUnit, IntelliJ IDEA, Typescript and Node.js. But, crucially, you will learn to see the common structures in programs and in tools, and how to apply that expert thinking to learn new technologies quickly. [+]

To build a career, software developers must be able to quickly learn new technologies and new software systems. Experts do this by seeing any software, in any programming language, as common repeating patterns, not just detailed lines of code. In this MicroMasters program, you will learn that same kind of expert thinking. By working through several software development projects, you will learn specific technologies, including Java, JUnit, IntelliJ IDEA, Typescript, and Node.js. But, crucially, you will learn to see the common structures in programs and in tools, and how to apply that expert thinking to learn new technologies quickly. You will learn how to write programs using a systematic approach, and to design programs that are easy to maintain. You will also learn how to build software programs that solve real-world problems using agile methods. The skills obtained in this program will give you the confidence to apply for positions that use any programming language or technology.... [-]


MicroMasters Program in Professional Android Developement (Galileo University)

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Online 20 weeks January 2019 USA Cambridge

Become a professional Android Developer as you learn, alongside Google Developer Experts, how to create successful Apps. [+]

Become a professional Android Developer as you learn, alongside Google Developer Experts, how to create successful Apps.

Learn all about Android Application Development and get prepared to take the Google Associate Android Developer Certification Exam. Progress from the basic concepts to the best professional practices in a unique way that will inspire you to be a great Android developer. You will learn, from Google Developer Experts, Java and object-oriented programming concepts, including classes, interfaces, inheritance, polymorphism You will also learn advanced skills, such as adding maps & location-based services, photo, video and integrating with other applications. You will be given code examples during instruction to help you work towards the final Capstone project, which is to develop your own app. The Capstone project will certify your Android App Development abilities and allow your skills to be recognized by corporations around the globe. This MicroMasters Program will prepare you for the Google Associate Android Developer Certification Exam and give you the opportunity to earn credit and put you on an accelerated path to an Information Technology Masters. Learners who successfully earn the MicroMasters Credential are eligible to apply to the online or on-campus Information Technology with Specialization in Systems Information and Database Master’s program with no need to take the admission test. Learners who have earned a MicroMasters Credential would be credited for 18 academic units (36 units are required for the first year of the master’s degree).... [-]


MicroMasters Program in User Experience (UX) Research and Design (The University of Michigan)

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Online 36 weeks November 2019 USA Cambridge

Gain a solid foundation in UX Research and Design to help create products and advance your career. [+]

Gain a solid foundation in UX Research and Design to help create products and advance your career.

Integrate UX Research and UX Design to create great products through understanding user needs, rapidly generating prototypes, and evaluating design concepts. Learners will gain hands-on experience with taking a product from initial concept, through user research, ideation and refinement, formal analysis, prototyping, and user testing, applying perspectives and methods to ensure a great user experience at every step. This UX MicroMasters Program concludes with a capstone project, in which learners will incorporate UX Research and Design to design a complete product, taking it from an initial concept to an interactive prototype. The advisory board for this MicroMasters Program consists of University of Michigan School of Information alumni who are industry leaders and user experience experts. Board members provide ongoing guidance on the applicability of the program to career and educational pathways. More information on the MicroMasters Program and the advisory board members can be found at the University of Michigan website.... [-]


Master in Videogame Programming

Universal Arts School
Online Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 USA Los Angeles + 1 more

Learn to equip your video games with artificial intelligence. Learn to program within the most used video game engines on the market, UNREAL ENGINE and UNITY. You will learn and/or deepen in languages ​​such as JavaScript, C ++, HTML, PHP, MySQL, Three.js and C #. In this 8-month master, all the sections of the Videogames program are learned in depth and prepare you to present a final project. [+]

Learn to equip your video games with artificial intelligence.

Learn to program within the most used video game engines on the market, UNREAL ENGINE and UNITY. You will learn and / or deepen in languages such as JavaScript, C ++, HTML, PHP, MySQL, Three.js and C #. In this 8-month master, all the sections of the Videogames program are learned in depth and prepare you to present a final project.

Who is it for?

This course is aimed at professionals in the sector as well as people who want to build a professional career in the video game programming sector. This training is for Graduates as well as non-graduates since it is a completely autonomous and empirical training in a new professional sector. With this training, the person gets a new professional category as a multiplatform video game programmer. There are no prerequisites, you start at level 0 and it is intended for all audiences.... [-]


Master of Engineering in Software Engineering

University of Maryland, A. James Clark School of Engineering
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 5 years January 2019 USA College Park + 1 more

Our programs in Software Engineering program is concerned with developing and maintaining software systems that behave reliably and efficiently, are affordable to develop and maintain, and satisfy all the requirements that customers have defined for them. Our faculty consists of world class researchers and practitioners who apply the latest Software Engineering principles at large projects at NASA, DARPA, Raytheon, and Lockheed Martin. Students earning a Master of Engineering or graduate certificate through our software program will learn to develop and maintain affordable, reliable, and efficient software systems that align with customer needs. Courses focus on three technical areas—cybersecurity, computer engineering, and systems engineering—preparing students to help solve pressing real-world problems. [+]

Requirements specific to the software engineering program include:

A bachelor's degree, GPA of 3.0 or better, in computer or electrical engineering, computer science, mathematics, applied mathematics, or a closely related field from an accredited institution Completion of Calculus I and II and at least one college-level computer programming class, covering basic data structures, taught at an accredited institution and equivalent to CMSC 132 or ENEE 150. [-]

Master of Software Engineering

Kansas State University Global Campus
Online 8 - 16 weeks January 2019 USA USA Online

The Master of Software Engineering (MSE) degree program covers the application of engineering principles to the building of computer software. The field covers the theories, tools, and methods for systematic representation, design, verification, development, production, validation, and maintenance of software products including programs, prototypes, documentation, user interfaces, training, and evaluation. [+]

Overview

The Master of Software Engineering (MSE) degree program covers the application of engineering principles to the building of computer software. The field covers the theories, tools, and methods for systematic representation, design, verification, development, production, validation, and maintenance of software products including programs, prototypes, documentation, user interfaces, training, and evaluation.

All courses needed for the degree are available online to students residing both in and out of the United States. International students interested in this program must contact the Department of Computing and Information Sciences for admission before taking classes. Students never need to come to campus for any coursework.... [-]


Master of Software Engineering

University of Wisconsin La Crosse
Campus Full time September 2019 USA La Crosse

The focus of the MSE program at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse is to teach the advanced state-of-the-art technologies in software development with hands-on experience and to apply the knowledge to some challenging real-world problems. [+]

The focus of the MSE program at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse is to teach the advanced state-of-the-art technologies in software development with hands-on experience and to apply the knowledge to some challenging real-world problems. The program will guide the students to acquire both technical skills and software project management skills that are required to lead and to carry out software development projects.

The MSE program is slightly different from the traditional Master's program in Computer Science. It specializes in software engineering theory and practice. It includes a limited subset of applications such as Databases and Computer Networks.

Graduates with an MSE degree are prepared to:... [-]