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Salt Lake City, UT, United States, 2012/04/23 - Stevens-Henager College, long known for its career-focused undergraduate programs, is now offering an Associate of Applied Science degree in Computer Programming - StevensHenager.edu.
The objective of an AAS degree is to provide graduates an opportunity to pursue specific professions without having to fulfill any additional academic requirements. Stevens-Henager College’s AAS degree in Computer Programming is also designed to prepare graduates to pursue a variety of programming roles as soon as they finish school.
The program is ideally suited for candidates who want to focus on learning programming languages and applications rather than study the broad and theoretical curriculum of a computer science degree.
As part of their academic program, students are trained in programming fundamentals and languages, web design, logic, databases, networking concepts, and operating systems.
Coursework in math, business, and liberal arts are also part of the curriculum in order to provide a comprehensive education to graduates. Courses include College Algebra, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Communication Arts, English Composition, and American Civilization.
Graduates of this degree qualify for the job of a computer programmer, software engineer, web developer, and many other exciting IT roles.
The Associate of Applied Science in Computer Programming degree is spread over 20 months at Stevens-Henager College, but candidates wishing to graduate in faster-than-normal time have the option of completing it in 15 months on the college’s flexible schedule.
The program is available at all main and branch campuses of the school as well as their satellite locations in Idaho and Utah.
Candidates who have graduated from an accredited high school or completed an equivalent GED credential can begin the enrollment process by scheduling a personal tour of the campus of their choice. During their visit, they can meet with a financial planner to discuss their financial aid options and also find out more details about the admission process.
At Stevens-Henager College (stevenshenager.edu), students are never left to their own devices, whether it’s simple information, help with their coursework, or employment assistance they need. The goal of the school is to provide a positive and healthy college experience to students.