Cybersecurity Certificate The Department of Computer Science collaborates with Electrical and Computer Engineering and the College of Business to offer an interdisciplinary graduate certificate program in Cybersecurity. Contact the Department for further details. Software Engineering Certificate The Software Engineering Program is designed for those students who want to broaden their knowledge in this area, but do not necessarily desire to pursue a graduate degree in computer science. The certificate requires 18 graduate semester hours of coursework in software engineering, which must include CS 650 and five courses selected from the following courses: CS 551, 552, 553, 652, 655, 656, 658, 666, or 668. Students desiring to complete the certificate program should have either industrial experience in software development or have undergraduate courses in software development. Students pursuing an MSSE degree are not eligible for the Software Engineering Certificate.