In response to COVID-19, the University of St. Thomas has made prudent decisions to act on the advice of state and medical professionals. For spring 2021, all our classes in our Graduate Programs in Software and Data Science which are normally delivered in an on-campus classroom format, will be delivered live online. Each of our classes meet once a week or every other Saturday. The classes will still be held during their normal time on weeknights and Saturdays. 

We are happy to help you in every way possible on your journey to apply, register, and start classes. Each of our classes meet once a week or every other Saturday.

Our staff and faculty are ready to assist you with your questions so e-mail us at  That is why we are here.   

Graduate Programs in Software hosts information sessions - ONLINE via Zoom

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Learn more about the University of St. Thomas master’s degrees and graduate certificate programs offered in data science, software, and IT. These sessions feature information on our master’s degrees and graduate certificates, the application process and requirements, and a question/answer session. Get a $20 discount* on your application fee by attending an information session. 

If you are interested in a graduate program in Data Science, Software Engineering, Information Technology, and/or Software Management, please select from this group of information sessions:

Register for an upcoming Graduate Software Information Session:
(All sessions scheduled through August 2021 are online via Zoom link.)

  • Wednesday, May 12th, 2021 -- 5:30 to 7:00 P.M. (CDT).
    Please RSVP by 3:00 P.M. on May 12th if you plan to attend.

  • Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021 -- 5:30 to 7:00 P.M. (CDT). 
    Please RSVP by 3:00 P.M. on June 22nd if you plan to attend.

  • Friday, July 16th, 2021 --  Noon to 1:30 P.M. (CDT).
    Please RSVP by 9:00 A.M. on July 16th if you plan to attend.

  • Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021 -- 5:30 to 7:00 P.M. (CDT). 
    Please RSVP by 3:00 P.M. on August 3rd if you plan to attend.

Questions or need assistance? Please contact Graduate Programs in Software at or call (651) 962-5500.

*If you attend an information session, you will be eligible to receive a $20 discount off your application fee. St. Thomas employees, St. Thomas returning graduate students, St. Thomas alumni, and all U.S. Military Veterans are eligible for a full $50 application fee waiver.