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.
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- Fulfill 15* credit hours at $423 per credit hour
- 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 that employers are seeking information technology professionals. A 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 the Silicon Prairie and with our alumni connections at companies like Cerner, Garmin, Nokia and Sprint, you'll be strategically situated for valuable networking and job opportunities.
*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!
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