Now accepting applications for Fall 2020

The EMSE Program is now accepting applications for Fall 2020.   To get an expedited answer on program admission:

Email:  Your Resume and unofficial copies of your transcripts.


Admission Criteria:  

Admission criteria can be found here.

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 study of current technologies that include

    • Artifical 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 compute infrastructure to match. Our research and teaching helps to make UT Dallas a Carnegie Tier 1 University. We are ranked overall in the top 50 by and  8th in Natural Language Processing.  Between the years of 2014 and 2018, places the Software Engineering program 3rd in the nation.

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