M.S. in Software Engineering

Software is a major contributor to advances in modern technology. Fairfield University's Master of Science in Software Engineering (MSSE) cultivates the skills in design, analysis, implementation, testing, and validation needed to develop sophisticated and successful software projects.

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  • Software and web designers and developers
  • Network and information security administrators
  • Database administrators
  • Information technology professionals

Should you pursue an M.S. in Software Engineering at Fairfield, you'll find that in the course of your studies, coursework is directly applicable to workplace tasks. In turn, the work experience that you bring to the classroom informs and adds meaning to course content. If you do not meet a minimum experience level or have other skill deficiencies, you'll find a number of bridge courses available to prepare you for the MSSE curriculum demands.

Fairfield's Master of Science in Software Engineering is designed to allow you the flexibility to plan a curriculum that fits your needs and provides the highest quality graduate educational experience. We invite you to learn more about the program's courses, faculty, and director. Have more questions? Read our FAQs or contact us.


Related Information

Graduate Admission | Info SessionsProgram Sheet (PDF)