Software Engineering Major
B.S. in Software Engineering
The software engineering major at the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences prepares responsible, well-rounded graduates who understand critical aspects of software engineering and their ethical impacts on society.
The curriculum provides students with a broad understanding of current and evolving technologies in diverse specialty fields including software engineering, computer network systems operations, and computer programming languages. The program prepares students to serve the community, the state of Florida, and the world by training and educating engineers with advanced theoretical and hands-on skills. Students learn how to solve complex engineering problems through innovative ideas, critical thinking, and cutting-edge research in disciplines related to software engineering. The program aims to provide—through excellence in teaching, experiential learning, service, and scholarship—a comprehensive and dynamic course of study for students interested in computer-oriented technologies.
The software engineering major is offered during the day on NSU's main campus.
- Why Choose the Software Engineering Major - Message from the Chair
- Career Opportunities
- Software Engineering Major Brochure
Consider Selecting a Minor
Pursuing a minor can deepen your knowledge in a discipline related to your major or enable you to explore a field outside your major area of study and diversify your skills. Speak with a faculty member in your program to determine which minor(s) can support your academic, professional, and personal goals.
Dual Admission Option
Are you planning to pursue a master's or doctoral degree in a related field of study? Consider NSU's Dual Admission Program, which enables qualified undergraduates at the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences to secure early acceptance into one of the university's competitive graduate and professional degree programs.