Get Started on an In-Demand Career Path
1. Receive in-depth hands-on training in the Latest Technologies taught by industry-experienced professors
2. Develop the confidence and competence to work as a professional software developer
3. Graduate with a Master’s in Software Development which confirms your skills and makes you more attractive to employers
4. Receive career support and guidance throughout your job search and connect with industry recruiters
We take you from a beginner with no experience to becoming a qualified, competent software developer. Any US equivalent degree type is acceptable to apply.
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A Software Development Master’s Degree Program
Designed for Career Changers
Earn a Master’s Degree in Just One Year
9 Software Development Courses &
2 Science and Technology of Consciousness Courses
Any Bachelor’s Degree Accepted: Our program was made to take you from beginner to competent software developer.
Learn more about the curriculum here.
Master’s Program Overview
1. Standard Track: 18 Months including 1.5-months vacation
Designed to take you from a beginner to competency as a software developer.
Requirement: Take our free online math placement test OR the GRE
2. Accelerated Track: 12 Months including a 1-month vacation
Designed for students who have a strong aptitude for coding or already have a background in coding.
Best-in-Class Training Taught by Industry-Experienced Professors
Enjoy Campus Life in Iowa
A Safe and Beautiful Campus
Study full-time on our beautiful 391 acre university campus in Fairfield, Iowa, a rural setting of forests, walking trails and lakes. Single rooms are standard for all students providing quiet and privacy in the residence halls.
Most students are housed in residence halls with central bathrooms. Men and women are housed in separate residence halls. Housing options in the local town, Fairfield, are also available for rent.
Fully Accredited University
Maharishi International University was founded in 1971 and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Thousands of students have graduated from our programs over the past 48 years, including 2400 graduates from 83 nations from the MS in Computer Science program.
Benefits of Being On Campus
100% Focus on Study
We provide a quiet and settled environment for total immersion and focus. Each student gets their own private room.
LIVE CLASSES & ACCESS TO PROFESSORS
Enjoy lively classes and meet face to face with your professors.
CONNECT WITH OTHER STUDENTS
Make new friends and participate in group discussions. It’s more fun to learn with others in-person!
ENJOY CAMPUS LIFE
Enjoy student life on a beautiful 391 acre campus. Explore trails, lakes, and town events.
How long is the Program?
The program is approximately one year long.
What are the entry requirements?
Any bachelor’s degree and US citizenship, Green Card, or Political Asylum Pending/Confirmed Status) is required to apply. More info.
What’s the daily schedule?
10:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Mon-Fri
10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Sat (Depending on Course and Professor)
+ 3-6 hours of homework per day
When is the next entry?
Our program includes career strategies training to help you prepare to secure a job. Topics include company searches, resumes, interview skills, offer evaluations, and more. Learn more…