Associate of Applied Science in Software Development

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IT CIS Level: Beginner/Intermediate - CIAT

IT Level:
Beginner/Intermediate

Computer Information Systems Program Length

Program Length:
<2 yrs

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# Of Courses:
17

Number of CIAT CIS Certifications

# LANGUAGES:
10

Explore Our Associate’s of Applied Science Degree In Software Development

Our Software Development Associate’s Degree program provides a comprehensive coding training path to software, web, and mobile app development. Gain confidence and start your new career in a variety of exciting roles in the world of programming. With practical hands-on training and personalized instruction, you’ll master new coding skills including HTML / CSS, JavaScript, Python, C#, PHP, MySQL, Linux, and more. Prepare yourself for a range of career opportunities from freelancer to frontend or backend developer across a range of growing industries.

Program Eligibility

  • Prior industry experience needed: None – beginners welcome!
  • Prior coding languages studying: Previous DIY coding learning recommended

What You’ll Learn

Our Associate of Applied Science Degree in Software Development covers a wide range of topics including software design and architecture, programming languages, hardware and software, Internet architecture, app, web, and systems development and administration, client/server architecture, data structures, data modeling, and database management.

  • Learn how to build web pages using HTML, CSS, JS
  • Build a strong foundation in computer science topics including data types, variables, functions, arrays
  • Use Microsoft Visual Studio to compile and debug code, test version control to build your first programs in Python & C#
  • Create, modify, and maintain SQL databases
  • Problem solve, explore real-world software development challenges, and create practical and contemporary applications using graphical user interfaces, graphics, and network communications

Campus Options

  • National City, California (Online & Hybrid) 
  • Albuquerque, New Mexico (Online, Hybrid Coming Soon)
2022 Best Computer Programming Degrees - CIAT has been awarded top ranking status in Intelligent.com’s Best Computer Programming Degrees review

2022 Best Computer Programming Degrees

CIAT has been awarded top ranking status in Intelligent.com’s Best Computer Programming Degrees review, highlighted as “Best in the West”. Evaluated based on curriculum quality, graduation rate, reputation, and post-graduate employment.

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Fully Accredited School

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CIAT has been awarded top ranking status two years running in Intelligent.com’s Best Cybersecurity Program review, highlighted as “Best For Industry Certifications”. Evaluated based on curriculum quality, graduation rate, reputation, and post-graduate employment.

CIRCLE OF EXCELLENCE AWARD

EC Council, the world's largest cybersecurity technical certification organization, awarded CIAT the Circle of Excellence Award two years in a row for our Certified Ethical Hacker certification training courses and career-ready curriculum.

MILITARY-FRIENDLY

We believe you deserve an education worthy of your service. CIAT welcomes military veterans, active duty service members, and spouses using the Post 9/11 GI Bill®, Veteran Readiness & Employment (VR&E), Active Duty Tuition Assistance, and MyCAA.

FULLY ACCREDITED

We have high standards and we believe you should too. CIAT has proudly earned accreditation from the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET) listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency.

2021 Best Cybersecurity Programs

2021 BEST CYBERSECURITY PROGRAMS

CIAT has been awarded top ranking status in Intelligent.com’s Best Cybersecurity Program review, highlighted as “Best For Industry Certifications”. Evaluated based on curriculum quality, graduation rate, reputation, and post-graduate employment.

2018 Academic Circle of Excellence award badge

CIRCLE OF EXCELLENCE AWARD

EC Council, the world's largest cybersecurity technical certification organization, awarded CIAT the Circle of Excellence Award two years in a row for our Certified Ethical Hacker certification training courses and career-ready curriculum.

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MILITARY-FRIENDLY

We believe you deserve an education worthy of your service. CIAT welcomes military veterans, active duty service members, and spouses using the Post 9/11 GI Bill®, Veteran Readiness & Employment (VR&E), Active Duty Tuition Assistance, and MyCAA.

Fully Accredited School

FULLY ACCREDITED

We have high standards and we believe you should too. CIAT has proudly earned accreditation from the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET) listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency.

Talk to an Advisor

Request an appointment with one of our IT expert Admissions Advisors for personalized guidance on building your education plan. You’ll be able to book an appointment instantly for a time that fits your schedule. 

Enrollment Deadline - July 24, 2023!

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