Graduates of the Application Programming program are prepared to step directly into positions as business application programmers with both large and small companies. Students are taught principles of problem definition, logical design, and structured programming; they learn techniques of writing and maintaining programs. Students are taught commonly-used programming languages (VB, COBOL, etc.), how to work in an on-line environment with data bases, and how to read and interpret processor dumps. In addition, each student will have a sound background in business and accounting. Graduates of this program will be able to pursue the four-year degree in computer information systems or management information systems.
The degree is also offered in Sioux Falls and at a distance. Please contact the College office or the Director of Extended Programs for more information.
System-wide General Education Requirement (18 Credits)