Carnegie Mellon University

Integrated Innovation Institute

Engineering + Design + Business

Integrated Innovation Institute

MSSM Curriculum

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Coursework

The MSSM program is located at our Silicon Valley campus in Mountain View, CA. Most courses are taught from the Silicon Valley campus, with a few courses streamed via video-conferencing from our Pittsburgh campus. 
  • 49-­760 Foundations of Software Management
  • 49-­761 Elements of Software Management
  • 49-­762 Software Product Strategy
  • 49-­763 The Business of Software
  • 49-764 Entrepreneurial Finance I
  • 49-765 Entrepreneurial Finance II
  • 49-766 Agile Marketing for High Tech Innovation
  • 49-767 Organizational Behavior for High-Tech Knowledge Industry
  • 49-770 Metrics for Software Management
  • 49-771 Process and Project Management
  • 49-772 Managing Software Professionals
  • 49-773 Avoiding Software Project Failures
  • 49-774 Product Management
  • 49-775 The First-Time Manager
  • 49-786 Software Engineering Management
  • 49-800 Commercializing IP
  • 49-804 The Leadership Challenge
  • 49-780 Human-Computer Interaction & User Experience Design for Managers
  • 49-781 Data Analytics
  • 49-782 Open Source Software
  • 49-783 Introduction to Cloud Computing
  • 49-784 Special Topics: Java for Smartphone Development
  • 49-785 Special Topics: Visualizing Data Analytics
  • 49-787 Special Topics: Architecture & Programming Principles
  • 49-788 Mobile Apps for the Internet of Things
  • 49-790 Software Management Independent Study
  • 49-791 Software Management Capstone Project
  • 49-792 Software Management Practicum
  • 49-793 Practical Training in Software Management
  • 49-­750 Software Product Definition
  • 49-­751 Requirements Analysis
  • 49-­752 Product Definition & Validation
  • 49-801 Enterprise Innovation
  • 49-802 Innovation & Entrepreneurship I
  • 49-803 Innovation & Entrepreneurship II
  • 49-808 Special Topics: Integrated Innovation for Large Scale Problems