Aurora University

Software Engineering (BS)

Why study Software Engineering?

The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a 23% increase in demand for software developers in Illinois by 2024. This rapidly growing field offers many career opportunities. The major is for people who want to design tools that help businesses.

Why study Software Engineering at AU?

Our program meets the latest industry standards. Software Engineering students enjoy close faculty attention.

Curriculum Highlights

    • Calculus
    • Communication
    • Computer architecture
    • Computer design
    • Database design
    • Programming
  • Expand your career opportunities by double-majoring in Computer Science or Mathematics. And even with a second major, you'll still be able to graduate in four years.

Career opportunities

  • Programmer
  • Software developer
  • User experience professional

Prepare for your future

A Software Engineering degree will equip you with the skills employers value most: communicating your ideas, analyzing a problem, and working with others to find a solution. In a job market that’s evolving faster than ever, you'll have the knowledge and tools to succeed in a variety of fields.