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Virginia Tech

Online Master of Information Technology

Software Development

Value Benefit:

Software developers are in high demand right now with a projected 22.8-percent employment growth for software developers between 2012 and 2022. Software developers can expect to find employment in a range of industries, including computer systems design, electronic product manufacturing, finance, web-based systems, and network security.

The profession’s superb job prospects, low unemployment rate, and excellent median salary landed it a top spot in the 2015 Best Jobs rankings.

Module Overview:

Course Names

Software Development Module

CS5044: Object-Oriented Analysis & Design

Prerequisites: Knowledge of programming languages such as Java, C, C++, or C#; offered fall, spring, summer

CS5704: Software Engineering

Prerequisites: CS5044; offered fall, spring

CS 5244: Internet Software

Prerequisites: CS 5044 and CS 5704; offered fall, spring

CS 5744: Software Design & Quality

Prerequisites: CS 5044 and CS5704; offered fall, spring

Did You Know?

Virginia Tech has more than 15 years of serving as an industry leader in online master of information technology programs, and was recently ranked #2 in U.S. News & World Report, along with the following distinctions:

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