Software Programming and Software Development Careers

Develop Software Programs – Be on the Frontlines of the Digital Era

You can gain a foundational understanding of how to develop and program software then go a step further with a deep dive into advanced strategies for software development. Learn how to design web distributed systems, develop applications, analyze and design software systems and understand how it all fits into product life cycle management.

Wherever you are in your pursuit of programming and software development careers, DeVry University provides opportunities to gain hands-on experience in a virtual environment to help you explore a specialization that suits your interests. Read on to learn about the different software developer careers you can explore.

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Professional Responsibilities

When you earn your bachelor’s degree in Software Development, you’ll be prepared to handle such responsibilities as:

  • Designing web distributed systems
  • Developing applications
  • Analyzing and designing software systems
  • Solving technical problems using an algorithmic approach and basic programming and coding methods
  • Installing and configuring operating systems using Command-Line Interface (CLI)

Industries

Programming and software development careers may be found in numerous industries, including, but not limited to:

  • Art and Design
  • Business
  • Engineering
  • Technology
  • Information Technology
  • Healthcare Technology

Career Opportunities

DeVry graduates of our bachelor’s degree in software development or who specialize in software design and programming may consider, but are not limited to, the following careers:

  • Software Application Developer
  • Software Systems Developer
  • Software Developer and Programmer
  • Software Programmer and Analyst
  • Web Developer and Programmer
  • Computer systems analyst
  • Computer programmer
  • Front-end and back-end developer
  • Software consultant

Degree Programs