Graduate Certificate Program in Software Testing

Software testing is a critical discipline as organizations increasingly rely on information systems that are becoming increasingly more complex. This certificate prepares students to both manage and participate in testing at all stages of the software development process. The topics and techniques are applicable to testing all types of software.

Admissions Requirements

  1. Same as College and University requirements.

  2. The certificate can be pursued concurrently with other graduate programs at the University.

  3. Non-degree seeking applicants must submit a brief (1-2 pages) statement that describes educational and work experiences in business, including their background in software testing. GMAT scores are not required. However, acceptance into the certificate program is not an implied acceptance into any master's degree program.

Program Requirements

Please visit the Graduate Catalog website.

Graduation Requirements

  1. The student must complete all 4 required courses with an average grade of B (3.0) or higher, for a total of 12 credit hours.

  2. In the semester of graduation, the student must submit an Intent to Graduate form to the Graduate School and a Graduate Certificate Candidacy form to the College Director of Graduate Studies by the deadline specified by the Graduate School.

For all graduation requirements visit https://www.memphis.edu/gradschool/graduation.php

Course Descriptions

Please visit the Graduate Catalog website.

Contact Us

To apply or for more information, please contact:
Dr. Sandra Richardson - email
Phone:  901.678.4614

To apply, please visit the Graduate Admissions website.