About this Major

Learn the popular programming language through an interactive and hands-on program. Students learn how to master Microsoft's C# and the skills necessary to be a successful programmer.

Mobile application development is also instructed in this major. Students learn how to pay attention to detail and develop an aptitude for abstract reasoning and problem-solving. Strong time management skills are also essential for any programmer.

Eligible Licensures/Certifications

Microsoft Technology Associate Software Development Fundamentals (Visual Basic)

Microsoft Technology Associate Software Development Fundamentals (C#)

At A Glance

Open To

High school juniors and seniors, adult students

Campus

Rockwell

Total Hours Required

660

Length

  • Full-time: 6 months
  • Part-time: 12 months
  • Program length may vary based on progress rate and/or summer school attendance

Times

Daytime classes, two sessions: Monday — Friday

  • 8 a.m. to 10:55 a.m.
  • 12:30 p.m. to 3:25 p.m.
  • High school students and part-time adults enroll in either AM or PM session. Full-time adult students enroll in both sessions

Courses

  • Fundamentals of Technology 120 hours
  • C# Programing I 120 hours
  • C# Programming II 120 hours
  • Visual Basic Programming 180 hours
  • Mobile Application Development 120 hours

Tuition & Costs

Costs for High School Students

Licensure / Certifications

  • Microsoft Technology Associate Software Development Fundamentals (Visual Basic)
  • Microsoft Technology Associate Software Development Fundamentals (C#)

Tuition & Fees

  • N/A

Textbooks, Supplies, and Certifications (Estimated)

  • One certification paid by Francis Tuttle
  • Additional, optional certifications are available at student expense

Total Estimated Costs for High School Students

No cost

Costs for In-State Adult Students

Licensure / Certifications

  • MTA Software Development Fundamentals (Visual Basic)
  • MTA Software Development Fundamentals (C#)

Tuition & Fees

  • $1,452
  • Application Fee: $15 (non-refundable)

Textbooks, Supplies, and Certifications (Estimated)

  • One certification paid by Francis Tuttle
  • Additional, optional certifications are available at student expense

Total Estimated Costs for In-State Adult Students

$1,467

This career major is available for Financial Aid
Financial Aid Information

Costs for Out-of-State Adult Students

Licensure / Certifications

  • MTA Software Development Fundamentals (Visual Basic)
  • MTA Software Development Fundamentals (C#)

Tuition & Fees

  • $2,904
  • Application Fee: $15 (non-refundable)

Textbooks, Supplies, and Certifications (Estimated)

  • One certification paid by Francis Tuttle
  • Additional, optional certifications are available at student expense

Total Estimated Costs for Out-of-State Adult Students

$2,919

This career major is available for Financial Aid
Financial Aid Information

Employment & Outcomes

Salary Range

Starting is $20 - $28; Programmers, $35

per hour

Pass Rate

94%

passing

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of this program are qualified to work for:

Available in any organization that relies on computers and information technology to conduct business.

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