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$90,000

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Computer Programmers

Create, modify, and test the code, forms, and script that allow computer applications to run. Work from specifications drawn up by software developers or other individuals. May assist software developers by analyzing user needs and designing software solutions. May develop and write computer programs to store, locate, and retrieve specific documents, data, and information.
Administration And Information Systems
AA Degree
Advanced Cisco Networking
Certificate of Achievement
Advanced Computer Programming
AS Degree
Advanced Computer Programming
Certificate of Achievement
Applications Developer
AS Degree

Software Developers, Applications

Develop, create, and modify general computer applications software or specialized utility programs. Analyze user needs and develop software solutions. Design software or customize software for client use with the aim of optimizing operational efficiency. May analyze and design databases within an application area, working individually or coordinating database development as part of a team. May supervise computer programmers.
Advanced Computer Programming
AS Degree
Advanced Computer Programming
Certificate of Achievement
Animation - 3D and CG Gaming
Certificate of Achievement
Animation - Game and Interactive Multimedia Design Level II
Certificate of Achievement
Animation and Game Design
Certificate of Achievement

Software Developers, Systems Software

Research, design, develop, and test operating systems-level software, compilers, and network distribution software for medical, industrial, military, communications, aerospace, business, scientific, and general computing applications. Set operational specifications and formulate and analyze software requirements. May design embedded systems software. Apply principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis.
Advanced Computer Programming
AS Degree
Advanced Computer Programming
Certificate of Achievement
Applications Developer
AS Degree
Applications Developer
Certificate of Achievement
Applied Computer Information Systems
Certificate of Achievement

Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers

Develop and execute software test plans in order to identify software problems and their causes.
Advanced Computer Programming
AS Degree
Advanced Computer Programming
Certificate of Achievement
Applications Developer
AS Degree
Applications Developer
Certificate of Achievement
Applications Software
Certificate of Achievement

Video Game Designers

Design core features of video games. Specify innovative game and role-play mechanics, story lines, and character biographies. Create and maintain design documentation. Guide and collaborate with production staff to produce games as designed.
3D Animation And Modeling
Certificate of Achievement
3D Animation And Videogame Art
AA Degree
3D Animation And Videogame Art
Certificate of Achievement
3D Animation: Art
Certificate of Achievement
3D Animation: TV/Video Communications
Certificate of Achievement

Web Developers

Design, create, and modify Web sites. Analyze user needs to implement Web site content, graphics, performance, and capacity. May integrate Web sites with other computer applications. May convert written, graphic, audio, and video components to compatible Web formats by using software designed to facilitate the creation of Web and multimedia content.
Advanced Computer Programming
AS Degree
Advanced Computer Programming
Certificate of Achievement
Advertising And Graphic Design
AA Degree
Applications Developer
AS Degree
Applications Developer
Certificate of Achievement
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