Sep 27, 2023  
2022-23 Catalog 
2022-23 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Software Development, AAS-T

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The Software Development degree prepares graduates for entry-level developer positions and for continuation to a Baccalaureate degree. Certificates of Accomplishment and Achievement in Web Development and Introductory C++ Programming may be applied toward the degree.

For more information, check the program’s website.

Learning Outcomes

Degree recipients should possess the skills & abilities described below:

  • Communicate effectively in the three areas of listening, writing and speaking
  • Apply critical thinking and logical research to technological problems in their area of concentration
  • Create stored procedures, triggers and cursors using an appropriate database server programming language
  • Use common relational database terminology and normalization to design a relational database
  • Using .NET compliant programming languages, write, compile, debug and execute well-engineered and maintainable programs that effectively meet the requirements for Web and/or Windows applications
  • Explain and apply the necessary processes, tools and skills used in the systems analysis and system design phases of a project
  • Create and utilize relational databases, including modeling data, developing queries, customizing forms and reports, using code, creating charts and working with graphics

Enrollment Requirements

Technical and math credits must not be more than 5 years old. Math classes more than 5 years old may be accepted based on math placement test results (see Program Advisor).

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