Frequently Asked Questions

What’s required for admission?

To enter the Master’s in Software Development, you need:

  • Be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • A bachelor’s degree (in any subject)
  • Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Successfully complete a technical interview

How long is the program?

12 months, including a 2-week winter break and a 1-week spring break.

Where is the program?

This program is in Fairfield, Iowa.

What if my bachelor’s degree is from another country? Does it transfer?

Most likely. Once you apply, our admissions team will review your transcripts. If your degree doesn’t qualify as a US-equivalent bachelor’s degree, we will refund your application fee.

Is it too late to join for August 2019?

Nope! You can still join. You should apply as soon as possible and contact us at 215-391-7915 to get information on how to finish your application steps quickly.

What are some of the next steps to becoming accepted?

  • Fill out the online application
  • Submit your transcripts, resume, and have a recent employer or professor recommend you
  • Schedule a technical interview

What is the daily schedule?

Class is weekdays from 10:00 – 3:30 and Saturdays from 10:00 – 12:00. Plan on 2-3 hours of homework every day in addition to class.

How many entries are there into the program?

Currently, there is 1 entry per year, which is in August.

Is there an online option?

Not at this time. This program is 12 months on campus in Fairfield, Iowa. Learning is deeper and more practical when done hands-on with an in-person group of colleagues and teachers.

Have more questions?

Please contact us and let us help you.