- School: American InterContinental University
- Degree: Bachelors
- Subject: Computer Programming
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Programmers are needed in various positions within IT departments. Those with programming skills are needed as network administrators, desktop publishers, security information software developers, and project managers. Companies that rely heavily on computer technologies in order to maintain their profits need employees who can create and implement computer programs that will help the company become more efficient online. Programmers are also needed to create storage databases and electronic storage for important documents and employee records.
The courses offered in this degree program help students build on the skills learned in previous programs. Courses include computer network management, desktop publishing, software testing, and computer information security. Students who are able to perform various tasks within an IT department are valuable to these departments and to the companies that employ them. Being able to lead groups and manage projects is another valuable skill students will learn.