Prepares learners to design and develop desktop, web and mobile software using leading object-oriented programming languages and related technologies, with an emphasis on business logic and data-driven applications. Graduates will be proficient in SQL, XML and C#, and will be prepared for success in any contemporary software/database development environment. Graduates will be able to support the software development needs of businesses in a wide variety of industries, including healthcare, manufacturing, insurance, finance and software publishing. Potential occupations include: Database Specialist, Database Developer, Database Administrator, Programmer, Software Developer, Web Developer, Programmer/Analyst, Business Analyst, Systems Analyst, Software Architect, Software Trainer, Software Tester, Quality Assurance Specialist, Technical Writer.
program at a Glance
- Wausau Fully Available
- Antigo Fully Available
- Medford Fully Available
- Phillips Fully Available
- Spencer Fully Available
- Wittenberg Fully Available
Approximate Cost$12,986 (Tuition: $10833, Books: $2153)
Average Starting Salary$46,800 According to Economic Modeling Specialists International.
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- Design databases and create data-driven applications
- Query and mine databases to generate reports in support of business intelligence
- Write software in object-oriented languages
- Apply existing knowledge to learning new languages and tools
- Participate effectively within a software development team
- Incorporate best practices of the Agile software development methodology
- Write secure, modular, scalable, testable and maintainable applications
- Write and use web and cloud-based services
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IT programs require students to have fundamental computer skills to be successful. Students will be required to complete testing in Windows and Computer Concepts as part of the admission process. These tests are offered at no cost through NTC Testing Centers.
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