The primary mission of Silicon Valley University is to provide excellent educational programs at the graduate level to equip and prepare students with the right set of knowledge and skills for careers in the high-tech industry.
How is Our Mission Accomplished?
This mission is accomplished by leveraging Silicon Valley’s expertise in technology to:
- Provide students with faculty who are experts in their field and are currently working in the high tech industry sectors;
- Provide students with a learning environment that utilizes the latest available technology in use in the work place;
- Prepare students with the practical skills necessary for performing at the highest levels in their chosen professions;
Develop the capacity for independent and critical thinking; promote entrepreneurship by encouraging innovations and new ideas for business initiatives and product development.
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About Our Location
Silicon Valley University (SVU) is located in Silicon Valley (San Jose, California), the hub of the US high-tech industry and global business. The university occupies space in a Class A office building. The 35,000 square foot office space consists of large classrooms for delivery of multimedia presentations to large groups and smaller classrooms for small-group discussions. Other facilities of the university include the Learning Resource Center / Library, Computer Lab, Conference Rooms, Recreation Room, and Student’s break area which are all available for students during school hours. The Student Office and other administrative offices provide needful assistance to students 5 days a week.
About Our Facility Resources
The university offers state-of-the-art computer equipment, access to the campus network and the internet in its labs, classrooms, and Learning Resource Center / Library. Majority of the classrooms are equipped with build-in speakers, Multimedia Projector, SONY Audio Amplifier, and DELL All-In-One PC. The lab is equipped with computer and networking equipment made available to the student. These include DELL All-In-One PCs, DELL Tower PCs, Raspberry PI SoCs, DELL LCD Monitors, DELL PowerEdge Server, TP-LINK Gigabit Ethernet Switches, NETGEAR 100/1000 Switches, and Ruckus Wireless Access Point Router. The Learning Resource Center / Library is equipped with DELL All-In-One PCs, and Laser quality printers/copiers.
Learn Data Science and Artificial Intelligence
The Master of Science with Data Science and Artificial Intelligence track will provide a strong skill set in data cleaning, data analysis, data management, statistical inference, data visualization, data mining, and machine learning algorithms.
Hybrid Mode of Instruction
SVU offers a hybrid mode of instruction, combining live online instructions and onsite instructions for the class. Classes are mostly held in the evening to accomodate working professionals.
Reputation of Professors
At SVU, the Faculty are experts in their industry, providing students with a learning environment that utilizes the latest available technology in use in the work place.
Utilizing the theories and hands-on practicum in teaching and learning, SVU cultivates a large number of professionals to be adequately prepared to join cutting edge technology companies.
Advanced Research Resources
SVU Learning Resource Center (LRC) has an advanced digital electronic library, utilizing an OPAC Library cataloging system. Also, the LRC includes computer science and computer engineering documents in the research literature database – ACM, IEEE Online Journal, Google Books, and more. Students can read and study anytime.
Top Teaching Resources
SVU participates in many university programs provided by the leading companies in their industries, i.e., Apple, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP, and Google.
Let’s Do Study with Expert Teachers
SVU’s core faculty have professional connections with the high tech companies, i.e. Cisco, Facebook, and with educational institutions in Silicon Valley, i.e. San Jose State University. SVU is able to network with professionals that are seasoned experts in their field, and they will bring their expertise to SVU’s students.
The MSCS program provides students with a strong theoretical background and practical experience in keeping current with the high tech trends and state-of-the-art technologies in Silicon Valley. Special topics are offered to introduce the latest developments and issues in both academic research and industry application areas. State-of-the-art hardware equipment and software tools currently used by most companies in Silicon Valley are used in the class.