Accelerated Master's in Software Engineering

California State University, Fullerton

Fees and Financial Aid

The Accelerated Master’s in Software Engineering is one of the most affordable options to earn your advanced degree in one of the fastest-growing fields in the United States and around the world. Below you will find information on program costs and financial aid options.

Program Fees

Effective Fall 2024, tuition is $3,000 per course plus mandatory campus fees. Tuition is due before the start of every term.

** Fees are subject to change at any time during the program. 

  Fall Spring  Summer  Fall
Tuition $9,000 $12,000 $3,000 $6,000
Campus Fees $666 $666 $264 $666
Total $9,666 $12,666 $3,264



Financial Aid (Domestic Students Only)

Federal Stafford unsubsidized loans are available to assist you in meeting your educational expenses. For financial aid purposes, Extension and International Programs (EIP) master’s degree programs are considered Special Group - Year-Round Programs. In addition to the standard academic year terms (fall and spring), students who are in Special Programs are required to attend summer during at least one year of their program.

To learn more about how to apply for and use financial aid to finance EIP graduate programs, please use these resources provided by Cal State Fullerton’s Office of Financial Aid:

If you have any questions about financial aid, we are happy to help. Just contact us and a staff member will get back to you soon.

Chongbei Wang

“It is a great chance to redefine yourself and lay the foundation for the rest of your life.”

- Chongbei Wang, AMSE alum

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Zhuoran Li

“I landed this teaching job which I enjoy very much after I graduated and got promoted several times since then.”

- Zhuoran Li, AMSE alum

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What’s your next step?

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Program Schedule

What's your next step - Program Schedule

The AMSE is a four-semester, on-campus degree program that can be completed over 17 months. Get details on the classes you will be taking every semester.