Goals and philosophy of Graduate Programs in Software
To provide timely continuing education opportunities in the field of software engineering, business information systems, and information technology to help students meet the dynamic organizational demands.
To provide professional graduate education for career advancement or career change in software engineering.
To provide professional graduate education in software development methodologies and technologies for users in education, government, marketing, business, law, medicine and manufacturing.
To provide professional graduate education that couples theoretical knowledge with "real world" problem solving.
To provide professional graduate education that leads the student and her/his organization into the use of current and future software technologies.
To provide a learning environment where students become aware of the ethical, legal, moral and human issues of the Digital Age.
To provide an environment that encourages lifelong learning.