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Software Development

Program Details

About this Program

The Anoka Technical College Software Development diploma is a 57-credit program is designed to prepare graduates to successfully compete for high-paying, rewarding careers in the high-demand field of IT software development.

The Software Development diploma provides students with the knowledge to become part of a software application team that builds applications to solve industry needs. Students develop both the front-end graphical user interface (GUI) as well as the software code and back-end database for business applications. Students are given the opportunity to collaborate in a team environment for development and practice documenting and critiquing code. Collaboration and communication are emphasized as a part of the software development coursework.

The program requirements were determined through consultation
with employers, those working in the industry, technical training
professionals, and those currently seeking training and retraining for
IT careers.

This unique diploma program allows technical specialization in Software Development while the common core courses and required electives from other specializations build the broad IT foundation needed to understand the terminology and methodologies of other IT specialties in the workplace.

Classroom Location(s)

  • Anoka Technical College 55303
Anoka Technical College
Anoka Technical College
1355 W. Highway 10 Anoka, MN 55303
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