Applications development is a foundation of information technology (IT) departments, and as custom applications become more prevalent on the Web and on network systems, companies are seeking skilled programmers.
Professionals with strong object-oriented language skills are in greatest demand, particularly those with Visual Basic, C++, C and Java expertise.
What you will learn:
What types of jobs would I be qualified for with a degree or certificate from this program?
What types of degrees or certificates are available?
Associate of Applied Science
Certificate of Achievement
What can I expect to earn as a graduate of this program?
Nationally, salaries start at approximately $40,000 for entry-level programming. With just one or two years of experience, salaries often increase dramatically.
What kinds of courses would I be taking?
Can I transfer my SCC credits to a four-year program?
The four-year program of your choice always has the final answer to this question. SCC students find, however, that the general education credits transfer quite successfully. The courses specific to this SCC degree/certificate are most often completely transferable as well, although some transfer as an elective.