Taking Applications now

The EMSE Program is now accepting applications for Fall 2021.   To get an expedited answer on program admission, please email:

  • Your Resume
  • Unofficial copies of your transcripts / mark sheets

To: emse@utdallas.edu

Admission Criteria can be found here:    Admission

Executive Master in Software Engineering

The Executive Master in Software Engineering (EMSE) program serves the needs of working professionals who seek an academic experience that meets their demanding schedule and is immediately applicable to their workplace. It equips students with the leadership and technical skills necessary to claim positions of increasing professional responsibility throughout their careers. This is accomplished through the study of current technologies that include:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine Learning
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Information Security
  • Cloud Computing

The EMSE program was founded in 2012 by Dr. Rym Zalila-Wenkstern, who served as the program’s Director from 2012 until 2017. The first cohort commenced in Fall 2012 and graduated in 2014.  Cohorts have graduated every year since 2014.

Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science

The Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science program is the 4th largest department in the nation and has the computing infrastructure to match. Our research and teaching help to make UT Dallas a Carnegie Tier 1 University. We are ranked overall in the top 50 by csrankings.org. The department’s research in Natural Language Processing is ranked 8th nationally, Software Engineering is ranked 5th nationally, and Embedded and Real-Time Systems is ranked 7th nationally, based on data from csrankings.org (’10-’20 period).

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