Natural Sciences Division
The Engineering with Emphasis in Software Engineering Applications program concentrates on the design of complex computing systems through the applications of computing languages, contextualized problem-solving, control systems, and applied mathematics. This degree program is for job seekers interested in electrical software engineering technology as well as students interested in university programs in software engineering and software engineering technology.
Engineering with Emphasis in Software Engineering Applications Level 2 certificate incorporates the engineering, science, and communications skills needed by an entry-level software engineering technology employee. Completion of this certificate will prepare graduates for multiple terminal technologist positions, including engineering technician, software engineering technician, application developer, assistant engineer, technical sales, technical consultant and other endeavors related to electrical systems. Through this program, students will develop proficiency with electrical systems, mechanical systems, Microsoft Excel, oral communication, functional analysis, project management, developing presentations, laboratory analysis, programming, numerical methods, software development, and hardware interface tools. Completion of this certificate may facilitate transfer into B.S. programs in Engineering Technology, Software Engineering or Computer Science related degree programs.
Higher Education, Higher Income:
This award offers multiple levels. Completion of all levels can lead to higher pay.