Program Length: 36 months (may be completed in as little as 30 months)
Launch Your Career in Software and Mobile App Development
You could get a better job making more money with a degree from CollegeAmerica
Take a moment to imagine your ideal career. Does it involve designing, building, and developing cool new software or life-changing mobile apps? If so,a computer science degree from CollegeAmerica could help you launch the career you've been waiting for!
What's more, the time's never been better to get your degree. In fact, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of software developers is expected to grow 30 percent from 2010 to 2020, much faster than the average growth of all occupations. That's 270,900 new jobs!
Our bachelor's degree in computer science with an emphasis in software and mobile applications development has been designed to help you take advantage of this and other exciting IT opportunities.
With you degree you could start an exciting and rewarding career in the IT field. You could work as a computer programmer, software engineer, software developer, mobile app designer, web application developer, or IT entrepreneur.
In addition, jobs in software and mobile applications development pay very well. Here are just a few examples of how much money you could make.
|Job Title||Median Wage||Starting Wage|
|Software developers||$1,740.80 weekly; $43.50 hourly||$29.40 hourly|
|Web developers||$1,454.80 weekly; $36.40 hourly||$20.80 hourly|
|Computer programmers||$1,372.80 weekly; $34.30 hourly||$19.60 hourly|
|Computer and information systems managers||$2,226.80 weekly; $55.70 hourly||$34.30 hourly|
At CollegeAmerica, our computer science programs are focused on your career. Your emphasis in software and mobile applications development will help you learn sought-after skills in object-oriented programming, software testing and security, systems analysis, applications development, and user-interaction design
The amount of increased earnings varies by field and degree. Source: U.S. Census Bureau http://www.census.gov/prod/2012pubs/p70-129.pdf (see Table 8).
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-13 Edition, Software Developers, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/software-developers.htm (visited December 03, 2013).
All statistics were retrieved form the Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-2013 Edition. See individual job titles for specific information.
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