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

  • Campus and Online Programs
    1. Full Sail University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MS - Game Design (Campus)
      • MS - Game Design (Campus)
    Bachelor's
      • BS - Information Technology Bachelors (Campus)
      • BS - Computer Science
      • BS - Information Technology Bachelors
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Grand Canyon University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • DBA with an Emphasis in Data Analytics
    Master's
      • Bridge to the M.S. in Information Technology Management
      • M.S. in Information Technology Management
      • 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
      • B.S. in Computer Programming
  • 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
      • BS in IT - Supply Chain Management
      • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
      • BS in Cybersecurity
      • BS in Cloud Computing and Solutions
    Associate's
      • AASIT: Network Admin
  • Online Programs Available
    4. Florida Tech

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MS in Information Technology
      • MS in Information Technology/Database Administration
      • MS in Information Assurance and Cybersecurity
      • Master's in Business Administration/Information Technology Management
      • Master's in Business Administration/Project Management in Information Technology
  • Online Programs Available
    5. 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
  • Online Programs Available
    6. Liberty University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • DBA: Information Systems
  • Online Programs Available
    7. Regent University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • M.S. in Cybersecurity
  • Online Programs Available
    8. Herzing University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Accounting and Technology Management
      • MBA: Technology Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Public Safety Leadership and Technology Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Project/Technology Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Business Management and Technology Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Healthcare Management and Technology Management
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. - Information Technology: Network Management Concentration
      • Bachelor: Technology Management
      • B.S. - Information Technology: Security Technology Concentration
      • B.S. - Information Technology Admin and Management With No Declared Minor or Concentration
  • Online Programs Available
    9. Keiser University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • B.S.s - Information Technology Management
      • B.S.s - Management Information Systems
      • Bachelor of Science - Cyber Forensics/Information Security
    Associate's
      • Associate of Sciences - Information Technology
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Penn Foster High School

    Program Options

    High School Diploma
      • HS Diploma

Featured Schools

Full Sail University

  • MS - Game Design (Campus)
  • BS - Information Technology Bachelors (Campus)
  • BS - Computer Science

What is your highest level of education?

Grand Canyon University

  • DBA with an Emphasis in Data Analytics
  • Bridge to the M.S. in Information Technology Management
  • B.S. in Information Technology

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Purdue University Global

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

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Florida Tech

  • MS in Information Technology
  • MS in Information Technology/Database Administration
  • MS in Information Assurance and Cybersecurity

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Northcentral University

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

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Liberty University

  • DBA: Information Systems

What is your highest level of education?

Regent University

  • M.S. in Cybersecurity

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Herzing University

  • MBA Dual Concentration: Accounting and Technology Management
  • MBA: Technology Management
  • B.S. - Information Technology: Network Management Concentration
  • Bachelor: Technology Management

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