Issue No.05 - September/October (2005 vol.22)
J. Fernando Naveda , Rochester Institute of Technology
Stephen B. Seidman , New Jersey Institute of Technology
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MS.2005.132
It is generally accepted that mature software organizations staffed by qualified software professionals can repeatedly deliver quality software artifacts that meet their requirements. Qualified software professionals today have a variety of ways to establish their credentials. A promising approach to establishing one's credentials as a software engineering professional is through certification. This paper gives an overview of approaches to certification of software professionals, with special attention to the IEEE Computer Society's Certified Software Development Professional certification program.
Software engineering certification
J. Fernando Naveda, Stephen B. Seidman, "Professional Certification of Software Engineers: The CSDP Program", IEEE Software, vol.22, no. 5, pp. 73-77, September/October 2005, doi:10.1109/MS.2005.132