IT - Mobile Application Developer

Associate Degree

Prepares learners to design and develop mobile, web and desktop software using leading object-oriented programming languages and related technologies, with an emphasis on mobile platform-independence and user experience. Graduates will be proficient in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, C# and SQL, and will be prepared for success in any contemporary software development language/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: Programmer, Software Developer, Web Developer, Programmer/Analyst, Business Analyst, Systems Analyst, Software Architect, Computer Specialist, Technical Support Specialist, Software Trainer, Software Tester, Quality Assurance Specialist, Technical Writer, Database Specialist and Database Developer.

program at a Glance

IT - Mobile Application Developer 70 Credit Associate Degree

Formats Offered

On-Campus Availability

  • Wausau Fully Available
  • Antigo Fully Available
  • Medford Fully Available
  • Phillips Fully Available
  • Spencer Fully Available
  • Wittenberg Fully Available

Approximate Cost

$11,714 (Tuition: $9869, Books: $1845)

Average Starting Salary

$58,240 According to Economic Modeling Specialists International.

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program Outcomes

  • Create mobile applications
  • 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
  • Design databases and create data-driven applications
  • Create applications and web user experiences for usability
  • Write secular, modular, scalable, testable and maintainable applications
  • Integrate with third-part application frameworks, extensions and web services

Potential Careers

  • Programmer
  • Software Developer
  • Web Developer
  • Programmer/Analyst
  • Business Analyst
  • Systems Analyst
  • Software Architect
  • Computer Specialist
  • Technical Support Specialist
  • Software Trainer
  • Software Tester
  • Quality Assurance Specialist
  • Technical Writer
  • Database Specialist
  • Database Developer

Course List

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Course List

Additional program Information

IT Testing

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.

Transfer Opportunities

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