Learn to Develop Software and Apps
If you want to develop software applications and programs that businesses and consumers use every day, consider an Associate Degree in Information Technology and Networking with a Specialization in Information Systems and Programming from DeVry University. You can earn pursue this program online or in a hybrid format, and you’ll get the flexibility to complete your work on your schedule. What’s more, this program is anchored with Tech Core curriculum, so you’ll get a solid foundation in technology skills and leave better prepared for today’s Internet of Things (IoT) economy.
Get to Know Our Information Systems and Programming Specialization
Our associate degree specialization in Information Systems and Programming helps you learn to write code, produce software programs and develop apps using industry-recognized programming languages. You’ll also develop skills in operating systems, hardware, connectivity and security―giving you a strong base in engineering technology, IT and information systems.
Choose to specialize in Information Systems and Programming when you earn an Associate Degree in Information Technology and Networking.
Classes Start Every 8 Weeks
Earn your Associate Degree in Information Technology and Networking with Information Systems and Programming Specialization in as little as 1 year + 4 months*—or even more quickly with qualifying transfer credits.
*Not including breaks. Assumes year-round, full-time enrollment.
As a new student, you’ll get a complimentary laptop as part of your technology program1. It’s our way of investing in your education—and you.
You can take it anywhere, it’s powerful enough to run robust applications, and best of all, you can use it for all of your classes to optimize your DeVry experience.
Simulate the Internet of Things (IoT) wherever you are with your IoT Kit*, designed to give you hands-on experience and confidence working with real IoT technologies.
With the full complement of microprocessors and sensors in your kit, you’ll build elementary IoT devices, integrate them into cloud-based server systems and develop skills needed for today’s IoT economy.
*The IoT Kit is a required expense and is not complimentary.
Certification Exam Reimbursement
Our Tech programs are designed with industry-recognized certifications in mind. Qualified students may receive up to a $300 reimbursement for the cost of one exam attempt across a wide range of certifications:
- CompTIA A+
- CompTIA Linux+
- CompTIA Network+
- CompTIA Cloud+
- Microsoft Technology Associate - Python
Others may be applicable as well. Speak with your professor for more info.
Graduates with our Information Systems and Programming Specialization may consider, but are not limited to, the following careers:
Applications Programmer Analyst
Computer Network Support Specialist
Computer Systems Analyst
Data Warehouse Specialist
Systems Programmer Analyst
Technology Career Preparation
|CEIS299||Careers and Technology|
Information Systems and Programming
|CEIS236||Database Systems and Programming Fundamentals|
|CIS170C||Programming with Lab|
|CIS247C||Object-Oriented Programming with Lab|
Tech Core Courses
|CEIS101||Introduction to Technology and Information Systems|
|CEIS106||Introduction to Operating Systems|
|CEIS110||Introduction to Programming|
|CEIS114||Introduction to Digital Devices|
|NETW191||Fundamentals of Information Technology and Networking|
|NETW211||Fundamentals of Cloud Computing|
|SEC285||Fundamentals of Information Security|
|ETHC232||Ethical and Legal Issues in the Professions|
|SOCS185||Culture and Society|
Mathematics and Natural Sciences
|MATH114||Algebra for College Students|
|PHYS204||Applied Physics with Lab|
Personal and Professional Development
|COLL148||Critical Thinking and Problem-Solving|
Build Skills with Stackable Degrees
All students enrolled in site-based programs will be required to take some coursework online and, for some programs and locations, a substantial portion of the program may be required to be completed online.