To enter the Accelerated Master’s in Software Engineering, you must have completed the following requirements. If you have any questions, please contact us and a staff member will get back to you soon.
Minimum Requirements for Admission
- Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, or a related major along with equivalent professional experience
- Minimum GPA of 2.5 for your last 60 semester units
- Prerequisites course: CPSC 362 Foundations of Software Engineering (or equal professional experience)
- TOEFL (international applicants only): a minimum score of 550 (paper) or 80 (iBT)
or 6.5 Academic IELTS or 58 PTE.
GRE not required
How to Apply
Applications open in October and the program starts in the fall. You can view application instructions and dates, or start your application, on our Apply page. If you would like to receive application updates, join our email list below.
“CSUF curriculum had a good mix of software management, design, and architecture courses that would help me build upon my technical knowledge...”
- Faheem Samol, AMSE alum
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Our program is a fast and affordable way to advance in the software engineering field. Learn more about program costs on our Fees page.