Information Technology

 About Information Technology (Software & Web Development Concentration)

 

The Information Technology (IT) curriculum prepares graduates for employment in the technology sector as designers, testers, support technicians, system administrators, developers, or programmers who use computer software and\or hardware to design, process, implement and manage information systems in specialties such as database services, security, business intelligence, healthcare informatics and others depending on the technical path selected within this curriculum.

 

Course Work

 

Course work includes development of a student’s ability to create, store, communicate, exchange and use information to solve technical issues related to information support and services, interactive media, network systems, programming and software development, information security and other emerging technologies based on the selected area of study.

 

Software & Web Development core courses provide experience in the following:

  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Premiere Pro (Video Editing)
  • CSS
  • HTML 5
  • JavaScript
  • Java Programming
  • Microsoft Access
  • MySQL
  • PHP Programming
  • Security
  • Swift Programming (iPhone App Development)
  • WordPress

 

About Our Curriculum

 

Graduates should qualify for employment in entry-level positions with businesses, educational systems, and governmental agencies which rely on computer systems to design and manage information. The program will incorporate the competencies of industry-recognized certification exams.

 
Career Information from the Occupational Outlook Handbook, published by the United States Department of Labor:
 
 
Degrees offered:
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 
Program Major Code
CIP Code 
Software & Web Development-Associate Degree A25590C 11.0103
Software & Web Dev-Certificate (Basic) C25590E 11.0103
Software & Web Dev-Certificate (Basic) / Pathway
C25590EP 11.0103
Software & Web Dev-Certificate (Advanced) C25590F 11.0103
 
Related classes and additional information can be found in the MTCC Catalog.
 
Advisor: Ed Walsh @ 828.652.0643