Do you enjoy working on a computer in a flexible and self-directed environment? The Software Development Program at Southwest Technical College offers you the chance to dive into the process of computer programming, documenting, testing, and debugging involved in creating and maintaining applications. This program places emphases on user experience, version control management, and in-depth learning of programming ideas and applications.
Cost includes tuition, books, fees, and supplies. Click here for scholarship and financial aid resources.
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Program Length: 600 hours (This program can be completed in approximately 10 months, based on enrollment of 15 hours per week. If possible, students are encouraged to enroll in more hours per week to graduate faster.)
Location: Main Campus – Health Professions and Trades Building
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“I just fell in love with programming. I wake up in the morning excited to program.”
Student Highlight – Heber Cooke
Student Highlight – Drake Hunt
CODE.org – Computer Science Matters
Occupational Advisory Committee
Each Southwest Tech Certificate Program has an Occupational Advisory Committee that consists of industry professionals from the regions we serve. These committee members ensure that desirable, relevant, and current practices of each occupation are being taught. This program has committee members from the following organizations: