How mature is your software process?

  • William B. McCarty
  • G. Thomas Plew
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 750)


We describe how a study of the SEI's Capability Maturity Model led us to change the structure and content of a project-intensive introductory graduate course sequence in software engineering. A brief review of the Capability Model is followed by an assessment of our software process as it previously existed. We then present some of the changes that were introduced and how they seem to have benefited the students.


Software Engineering Software Process Software Process Improvement Capability Maturity Model Software Engineer Institute 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • William B. McCarty
    • 1
  • G. Thomas Plew
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceAzusa Pacific UniversityAzusa

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