Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Software Management

Certificate Level: Graduate
Admission Requirements: Bachelor's degree
Certificate Type: Post-Baccalaureate 
Number of Credits to Completion: 15.0
Instructional Delivery: Campus
Calendar Type: Quarter
Expected Time to Completion: 1 year
Financial Aid Eligibility: Not aid eligible
Classification of Instructional Program (CIP) Code: 14.0903

Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 11-9041

About the Program

Software management is a complex endeavor requiring an understanding of software engineering technology combined with general management skills. This certificate is designed for software engineers preparing for or already in a management role. The certificate advances capabilities including requirements engineering, communicating with stakeholders, and managing time, budget, and personnel for software engineering projects.

Admission Requirements

The certificate in Software Management accepts applicants who hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited university. Please visit the College of Computing & Informatics website for more information on admission requirements.

Additional Information

For more information about this program, visit the College of Computing & Informatics website.

Program Requirements

Required Courses
INFO 646Information Systems Management3.0
SE 627Requirements Engineering and Management3.0
SE 630Software Engineering Economics3.0
SE 638Software Project Management3.0
Elective Course - choose 13.0
Distributed Systems Software
Human-Computer Interaction
Introduction to Data Analytics
Agile Software Development Process
Web Services and Mobile Architectures
Software Design
Software Reliability and Testing
Software Architecture
Security Engineering
Open Source Software Engineering
Consult with your advisor for additional appropriate courses.
Total Credits15.0

Sample Plan of Study

First Year
FallCreditsWinterCredits
SE 6273.0INFO 6463.0
SE 6303.0SE 6383.0
 Elective3.0
 6 9
Total Credits 15
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