- Delivery: Daytime and Evening Classes
- Start: Fall or Spring Semester, Full- or Part-time
- Location: Rosemount Campus
Program Data Sheet
This program prepares students to become computer programmers. Learning an array of programming languages used for software development. Students design, write, debug and test application software. Individual effort and teamwork are developed. Skilled graduates are prepared to provide software solutions for employers.
Working indoors in clean, comfortable offices or laboratories, programmers convert data from project specifications and problem statements to develop computer programs. Often employed in a team setting, programmers are also working more from home or other remote locations as telecommuting becomes more prevalent.
Potential Job Titles
- Computer Programmer
- Computer Software Specialist
- Software Architect
- Software Developer
- Software Development Engineer
- Software Quality Assurance Specialist
- Average Wage: $34.65/hour
- Top Earners: $49.30/hour
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