Applied Bachelor’s Degree in Software Development

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IT CIS Level: Beginner/Intermediate - CIAT

IT Level:
Beginner/IntermediatE

Computer Information Systems Program Length

Program Length:
3.5 YRS

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# Of Courses:
35

Number of CIAT CIS Certifications

Certifications / LANGUAGES:
10

Explore Our Applied Bachelor's Degree In Software Development

The Applied Bachelor’s in Software Development Degree provides technical skills required in front-end and back-end programming, including designing, implementing, and maintaining web applications, mobile applications, and database systems. Students will learn the modern high-level programming languages (Python, C#, PHP, JavaScript, SQL, Kotlin, Swift, React Native, and more). In addition, the students will learn software design, software methodologies, procedural programming, and object-oriented design.

This program prepares students for various positions, including Software Developer, Database Administrator, Android Engineer, iOS Engineer, Information Technology Analyst, Business and Data Analyst, and countless more career opportunities.

Program Eligibility

To ensure the best completion outcomes, CIAT delivers this degree using a 2 + 2 approach, facilitating students to earn an Associate of Applied Science in Software Development or Associate of Applied Science in Business Management (or equivalent transferable Associates level degrees) prior to taking upper-division courses.

  • Prior industry experience needed: None – beginners welcome!
  • Prior industry certifications recommended: N/A
Campus Options
  • National City, California (Online & Hybrid)

*ACCET has initiated a pilot to begin accrediting applied bachelor’s degree programs. Full accreditation for bachelor’s track is pending approval from Department of Education; all other programs are approved and accredited by ACCET.

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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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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