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Associate of Applied Science in Software Design and Development

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Melissa Smith
SPGS Enrollment Manager
Melissa Quattlebaum
Admission Counselor

Software engineers are the creative and analytical minds behind the design of computer applications, integrated systems, and computer network administration. Engineers are often present at every stage of software creation, including design, development, testing, and evaluation.

Our People are the difference

Our faculty and staff know how difficult starting or resuming college can be. With a Christlike mindset, we are here to support your success throughout your program.


  • Fulfill 60* credit hours at $459 per credit hour
  • Attend class entirely online
  • Attend class entirely online

Our Associate of Applied Science in Software  Design and Development enhances your knowledge and background to enter the field of software design and development in many fields. With an associate’s degree in software engineering, you can pursue occupations such as software engineer, software development engineer, programmer analyst, and applications developer.

A 2016 regional analysis of the Kansas City job market shows employers seek information technology professionals. An associate’s-level computer information systems degree can prepare you to enter or move up in this industry sector. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, computer and information technology occupations are projected to grow annually by 13% from 2016 to 2026, faster than the combined average for all occupations.

MNU is situated in the heart of Silicon Prairie and with our alumni connections at companies like Cerner, Garmin, Nokia, and T-Mobile, you’ll be strategically situated for valuable networking and job opportunities.


Enrolling now! For information on available dates and times, please contact us at 913-971-3800 or at

*The minimum number of semester credit hours needed to graduate with an associate’s degree at MNU is 60 credit hours. Students may transfer in credit hours, subject to review and approval of each transferred course. We offer complimentary transcript evaluations to determine how many of your hours will transfer into your selected program at MNU. Earn the rest online at MNU!

**For information on our priority application deadlines and registration deadlines, please contact us at 913-971-3800 or at right away!


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Melissa Smith
SPGS Enrollment Manager

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