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Academic Year: 2021-2022

Software Developer Associate Degree

Program Code 101521

This two-year program prepares its learners to design, develop and test business application software using various leading programming languages. Graduates will be proficient in HTML, C#, Java, PHP, ASP.NET, and SQL along with various supporting technologies in networking, database development, documentation, and system analysis and design. Graduates will be prepared to support the software development needs of businesses in a wide variety of industries. Training blends general education development with required IT technical skills. All courses are offered in an in-person format and some are also offered online for additional flexibility.

Average Starting Salary

$60,000.00FT Median Annual Wage
80%

Graduate Employment

With 80% Employed in Field

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This program is offered at:

Green Bay

Requirements for Program Entry

  • Completed application.
  • High school transcript or equivalent. For a list of equivalents, go to www.nwtc.edu/gettingstarted.
  • One year of high school algebra completed.
  • Ability to use computer keyboard and mouse.
  • To be admitted to this program, learners must achieve a prior cumulative high school or college grade point average of 2.6 or higher OR a satisfactory academic skills assessment score. College grade point average must be based on 15 credits or more. To learn more about starting this program, please contact an academic advisor at (920) 498-5444 or (888) 385-6982.
Curriculum
Curriculum: Students following the study plan below will complete the Software Developer Associate Degree in the number of semesters shown.
First Semester
Semester Total
15
Second Semester
Semester Total
16
Third Semester
Semester Total
16
Fourth Semester
Semester Total
16
Total Credits
63

Curriculum Note: Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in 10-801-136, English Composition 1 to enroll in 10-801-197, Technical Reporting.

The credit for 10-890-101, College 101 is an Institutional Requirement for graduation. Consequently, it is not part of the program requirements, but must be passed with a C.

Course Descriptions