Wednesday – November 22, 2017

IT Web and Software Developer (2017-2018)

Associate in Applied Science Degree
School of Business / Information Technology Career Cluster


Downtown Milwaukee, Mequon campuses
Program Code: 10-152-7 

For Information: 414-297-6395
Downtown Milwaukee Campus, 414-297-MATC
Mequon Campus, 262-238-2200

 

Overview — Develop software applications that can be deployed using a variety of platforms.

You will learn essential programming skills while developing software that utilizes client and server processing, connects to databases, and will run simultaneously on multiple devices.


Attributes that will contribute to your success in the program include the ability to concentrate on details for long periods of time, being able to work independently as well as on a team, and possessing analytical and problem-solving skills, effective communication skills, personal initiative, imagination and curiosity.


Career Pathway —  A technical diploma program is under development for this pathway. Additional information about the associate degree program is available at: matcitdevelopment.org

 

Career Outlook — There is a growing need for qualified web and software developers. Program graduates also may locate employment in programming, business analyst, and database management positions.

 

Program Learning Outcomes — Employers will expect graduates to:

  • Create software using the leading industry object-oriented programming languages
  • Participate in software development projects using the leading analysis, design and management techniques
  • Create, update and manage relational databases
  • Develop native web-based applications using leading client-side and server-side technologies with application interfaces
     

Preparation for Admission — The following are required for admission to the program:

  • A high school diploma or GED
  • Demonstration of proficiency in basic skills through a course placement assessment

 

Future Opportunities — If you are interested in pursuing a bachelor's degree upon graduation, check with the program advisor and the institution you plan to attend regarding the transfer of MATC credits.


Possible Careers
Software Developer
Software Engineer
Programmer
Web Application Developer
 

Related Programs

IT Computer Support Specialist

IT Information Systems Security Specialist

IT Mobile Application Developer

IT Network Specialist


Start Date: August
Sixteen-week terms.
This program will transfer to one or more four-year institutions.
 

Curriculum effective 2017-18. 

Current MATC students should consult their Academic Program Plan for specific curriculum requirements. 

TECHNICAL STUDIES 

Credits

 

( ) = Semester Order for Full-Time Students

   

(1)

 

ITDEV-110

Introduction to Object Oriented Programming

3

 

(1)

 

ITDEV-117

Logic and Problem Solving

3

 

(1)

 

IT-107

Social Networking and Business

3

 

(1)

 

VICOM-128

Web Development With HTML/CSS

3

 

(2)

 

ITDEV-115

Intermediate Object Oriented Programming ‡ 

3

 

(2)

 

ITDEV-150

Database Management with SQL

3

 

(2)

 

ITSEC-122

Designing Secure Websites

3

 

(2)

 

ITDEV-140

Programming With Java 

3

 

(3)

 

ITDEV-161

Web Programming 1 ‡ 

3

 

(3)

 

ITDEV-162

Client/Server and eCommerce Implementation ‡ 

3

 

(3)

 

ITDEV-177

Systems Analysis and Design ‡ 

3

 
      (or) CSG-127 Agile Project Management
 
 
(3)
 
ITDEV-186 Mobile Web and Responsible Design 3  

(4)

 

ITDEV-154

Data Structures and Programming ‡ 

3

 

(4)

 

ITDEV-164

Web Programming 2 ‡ 

 3 

 
(4)
 
ITDEV-198 Internship 1  
(4)
 
ITDEV-199 Integrated Project  2  

 

GENERAL STUDIES 

   
   

ECON-195

Economics

3

 
   

 

(or) Any 200-series ECON course

   
   


ENG-151


Communication Skills 1 ‡

3

 
   

and ENG-152

Communication Skills 2 ‡

3

 
   

 

(or) ENG-201‡  and any 200-series ENG or SPEECH course

   
   


MATH-123


Math With Business Applications ‡ 


3

 
   

 

(or) Any 200-series MATH course

   
   


NATSCI-167


Science of Technology


3

 
   

 

(or) Any 200-series NATSCI course

   
   


PSYCH-199


Psychology of Human Relations


3

 
   

 

(or) Any 200-series PSYCH course

   
   


SOCSCI-197


Contemporary American Society


3

 
   

 

(or) Any 200-series SOCSCI  or HIST course

   
   
ELECTIVES

Three Credits Needed   
     
3

 

 


TOTAL CREDITS: 69

 


‡ Prerequisite required.

Program curriculum requirements are subject to change.


For course descriptions, class times, locations or to register online, visit INFOnline.

NOTE: Students who have not been accepted, or have not decided on a program, may begin with GENERAL STUDIES courses, if course prerequisites have been met.

Current MATC students should consult their Academic Program Plan for specific curriculum requirements.

 

Page updated October 2017.