Internet Solutions Developer: Diploma Coursework Description

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An Internet solutions developer diploma prepares you for a career as a computer programmer or computer support specialist. Coursework includes instruction in a variety of programming languages, computer business practices, and software applications. Read on to find out more.
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Why Get an Internet Solutions Developer Diploma?

The information technology industry is one of the fastest-growing industries in the nation, and there will continue to be a demand for individuals who can assist organizations in staying up-to-date with their computing technology. A diploma will show that you are qualified to be a professional computer programmer and it is a great addition to an existing information technology resume.

Career Opportunities

Those who graduate from an Internet solutions developer diploma program go on to become computer programmers and Internet support specialists at a variety of organizations. Their duties include assessing an employer's needs and developing applications and software to fit those needs. They may also provide general support for users of Internet and computer technology.

Job Outlook

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), www.bls.gov, there will be a continuing demand for programmers who have strong programming skills and can accurately and competently assess and respond to their employer's needs and demands. Demand for programmers with Internet security specialization will be particularly high.

Salary Information

The BLS reports that the median annual income for computer programmer in May 2004 was around $63,000.

Diploma Specifics

Courses

The typical Internet solutions developer diploma program will contain the following courses:

  • Intro to Programming
  • IT Business Practices
  • Java and C++ Object-Oriented Programming
  • Developing Software Solutions
  • Internet Security

Skills You Will Learn

In this diploma program, you will learn programming fundamentals and basic knowledge of a variety of programming languages, with which you will learn how to assess your employer's IT needs and demands and respond to them with specific software application solutions.

Popular Schools

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    1. Grand Canyon University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Bridge to the M.S. in Information Technology Management
      • M.S. in Information Technology Management
      • M.S. in Instructional Technology
      • Master of Science in Cyber Security
      • Master of Science in Cyber Security (Bridge)
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. in Information Technology
      • Bachelor of Science in Business Information Systems
      • Bachelor of Science in Applied Business Information Systems
      • B.S. in Information Technology with an Emphasis in Cybersecurity
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Liberty University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • BS: Information Systems
      • BS: Information Technology: Application and Database Development
      • BS: Information Technology: Gaming Design
  • Online Programs Available
    3. Purdue University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master: IT/Information Security and Assurance
      • Master: Information Technology - Project Management
      • MSM in Information Technology
      • Master: Information Technology
    Bachelor's
      • BSIT: Network Admin
      • BS in IT - IT Management
      • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
      • BS in Cybersecurity
      • BS in Cloud Computing and Solutions
      • BS in Information Technology/Information Security and Assurance
    Associate's
      • AASIT: Network Admin
  • Online Programs Available
    4. Colorado State University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master - Information Technology Management
      • Graduate Specialization - Information Technology
    Bachelor's
      • BS - Information Technology
    Certificate
      • Graduate Certificate - Cyber Security
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Colorado Christian University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Cyber Security, M.S.
    Bachelor's
      • Computer Information Technology, B.S. - Emphasis in Database Management
      • Computer Information Technology, B.S. - Emphasis in Networking
      • Information Systems Mgmt., B.S.
    Associate's
      • Computer Information Technology, A.S.
  • Online Programs Available
    6. Georgetown University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Masters of Professional Studies in Technology Management
  • Online Programs Available
    7. Trident University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • Computer Sciences (BSCS)
      • Information Technology Management (BSITM)
  • Online Programs Available
    8. Florida Tech

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • BS in Computer Information Systems
      • BA in Business Administration/Computer Information Systems
    Associate's
      • AS in Computer Information Systems
  • Online Programs Available
    9. Post University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • B.S. in Computer Information Systems / Computer Networking
      • B.S. in Business Administration / Computer Information Systems
      • B.S. in Computer Information Systems
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Northcentral University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Applied Computer Science
      • PhD in Business Admin - Applied Computer Science
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Computer and Information Security
      • PhD-TIM - Computer Science
      • Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science
      • PhD in Business Admin - Computer and Information Security

Featured Schools

Grand Canyon University

  • Bridge to the M.S. in Information Technology Management
  • M.S. in Information Technology Management
  • B.S. in Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Information Systems

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Liberty University

  • BS: Information Systems
  • BS: Information Technology: Application and Database Development
  • BS: Information Technology: Gaming Design

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Purdue University Global

  • Master: IT/Information Security and Assurance
  • BSIT: Network Admin
  • AASIT: Network Admin

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Colorado State University Global

  • Master - Information Technology Management
  • BS - Information Technology
  • Graduate Certificate - Cyber Security

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Colorado Christian University

  • Cyber Security, M.S.
  • Computer Information Technology, B.S. - Emphasis in Database Management
  • Computer Information Technology, A.S.

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Georgetown University

  • Masters of Professional Studies in Technology Management

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Trident University

  • Computer Sciences (BSCS)
  • Information Technology Management (BSITM)

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Florida Tech

  • BS in Computer Information Systems
  • BA in Business Administration/Computer Information Systems
  • AS in Computer Information Systems

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