Gain Comprehensive Knowledge in Modern Software Engineering

Regis University's graduate academic certificate in Software Engineering is a 12 credit-hour certificate that includes one required course (Object-Oriented Software Engineering) and three electives. The three electives may be chosen from any of the courses provided in the Software Engineering degree program.

Total Software Engineering Certificate Requirements: 12 credit hours

: To download a printable fact sheet with details about required classes, admissions requirements, and start dates, please visit our fact sheet library. Please note: The best source for the most current information is an admissions counselor.

Learn more about graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed this program and other important information regarding gainful employment for the current academic year.

Course Requirements (12 credit hours)

MSSE 600 Object-Oriented Software Engineering
Select three classes (9 credit hours) from the following:
MSSE 610 Software Requirements and Processes
MSSE 620 Software Construction, Tools, Methods
MSSE 630 Software Design
MSSE 640 Software Quality and Test
MSSE 645 Software Configuration Management, Maintenance
MSSE 670 Java Software Development
MSSE 672  Advanced Java Software Development 
MSSE 674  Enterprise Java Software Development 
MSSE 676  Advanced Enterprise Java Software Development 
MSSE 680 C# Software Development 
MSSE 682  Enterprise C# Software Development 
MCT 620  Distributed Systems 
MCT 621  Artificial Intelligence 
MCT 622  Real-Time Systems 
MCT 623  Graphics Programming 
MSSE 661 Web Software Development
MSSE 663 Web Frameworks
MSSE 665 Web Visualization Frameworks
MSSE 667 Web Mobile Frameworks
Total Certificate Requirements = 12 credit hours

Please note that recent course requirement updates may not be reflected in the list above and you should contact an admissions counselor at 800.944.7667 for recent changes and updates.

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All four classes of the Software Engineering graduate academic certificate can be applied toward the Master of Science in Software Engineering degree program.

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一道本不卡免费高清A candidate for one of the academic certificate programs must possess the prerequisite skills for entry into one of the College of Computer & Information Sciences (CC&IS) programs and the specific prerequisite skills/knowledge identified in each certificate program. Three or more years of relevant work experience OR a bachelor’s degree within the past two years in a relevant computer information sciences field is required. Applicants must possess a baccalaureate degree either from a U.S. regionally accredited institution or a recognized institution in another nation equivalent to a U.S. regionally accredited bachelor’s degree.

一道本不卡免费高清Regis University’s graduate academic certificates are designed for students who seek new career opportunities, are looking to enhance their work-related knowledge and skills and to advance themselves educationally. The graduate academic certificate represents a selection of courses from the Master of Science programs. These courses could eventually be included in a CC&IS graduate student's program of study or stand alone as courses beyond the degree requirements.

Materials Needed for Application and Admission

  • Complete the online certificate application
  • Application fee: $50.00 non-refundable application fee (waived for Regis University graduates)
  • Submit official degree-bearing transcripts either from a U.S.regionally accredited institution or recognized institution in another nation. Official transcripts must be sent directly from your previously attended schools to the Office of Admissions. You can download a transcript request form here.
    • Submit mailed transcripts to:
      Regis University
      Office of Admissions
      3333 Regis Boulevard
      Mail Code: P-28
      Denver, CO 80221-1099

    Electronic transcripts may be sent to

  • Admissions essay (Career Goal Statement).  Instructions to upload your completed statement are included in the online application.
  • Current Resume
  • Additional  apply to international students who are non-U.S. citizens
  • Please remember: Applications that are incomplete and/or missing information will NOT be processed.
  • Admissions Eligibility

    All completed applications for admissions will be reviewed. A minimum undergraduate cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale is recommended. Applicants with a GPA below 3.0 and/or those applicant who do not meet the work experience requirement will be considered on an individual basis and will be required to take one 500-level foundational course (3 credits) prior to beginning their 600-level graduate program coursework. A grade of “B” or better must be achieved in the 500-level foundational course to continue progressing through the 600-level graduate program coursework.

    It is recommended that applications are submitted one month in advance of desired start date to ensure adequate processing time and optimize class availability options. Completed applications will be considered up to two weeks prior to the start date. Visit the academic calendar to view start dates.

    一道本不卡免费高清Your application file, including all required documents, must be completed to be considered for admission.  Keep in mind that classes can reach capacity, so you are encouraged to apply now for admission consideration.

    International Applicants

    一道本不卡免费高清All completed application materials should be submitted at least six to eight weeks in advance of your intended start date.  It takes longer to process international applications.  Visit the  here.

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    Learn more about graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed this program and other important information regarding gainful employment for the current academic year for the GRADUATE ACADEMIC CERTIFICATE in SOFTWARE ENGINEERING program.