Maureen Doyle, Ph.D., Department Chair
Wei Hao, Ph.D., Graduate Program Director
The goal of the Secure Software Engineering (SSE) certificate program is to give software engineers advanced knowledge of principles and best practices to incorporate security throughout the software development lifecycle.
Applicants are eligible for regular admission if they have completed:
- A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with a major in computer science, software engineering, or at least two years of related experience.
- An undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of at least a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in all computer science courses.
Students without the proper background may still be admitted conditionally and required to complete additional computer science courses. Admission questions should be directed to the MSCS graduate program director, Dr. Wei Hao at (859) 572-5659 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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