Career and Academic Opportunities
The demand for high-performing software engineers continues to grow. According to projections from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), job growth should increase by 21% through 2028, much faster than the national average.
Software engineers can find employment in almost any industry. Students coming from this pathway will be able to leverage their computer science strong background (and specialization) to qualify for unique positions.
Software engineering is synonymous with innovation, and new programming tools lead to inexplicable dilemmas that demand professionals with cutting-edge knowledge and skills to solve them. The accelerated pathway not only will help students getting their graduate degrees faster but also will enrich their career options by allowing graduates to start at a higher rank in their software engineering career.