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IT-Mobile Applications Developer

Associate Degree in Applied Science

Program number: 101528

Overview

The IT-Mobile Applications Developer associate degree program meets the specific skills and knowledge requirements of technical and professional jobs within the information technology (IT) field. Gain the entry-level skills for areas of the IT field that primarily utilize mainframe computers in conjunction with web and server applications. Training blends general educational development with required IT technical skills for programmer/analysts in government, insurance, manufacturing, service, wholesale and retail sales, utilities, banking and accounting. Additional education and job experience can lead to work in systems analysis.

Program Details
Students in the IT-Mobile Applications Developer program can attend full or part time.

Mobile Applications Developer classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:

  • Madison - Truax

Explore financial aid eligibility for this program.

** note that if starting in Spring term, it may take 5 semesters to complete program

Some of the courses for this program may be available online.

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Admission

To Apply

After Acceptance

Once you are admitted into your program, review the Start of Semester Checklist to prepare for your first day of classes at MATC. 

Questions?

Contact Enrollment Services at EnrollmentServices@madisoncollege.edu or (608) 246-6210.

Curriculum

Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2019-2020 academic year. To learn more about Madison College, visit us.

Current program students (including newly admitted), go directly to your Degree Progress Report (also referred to as an Advising Report or Academic Requirements) to view:

  • Progress toward your specific requirements
  • Alternative (in lieu of) courses to meet specific requirements

If you have questions after reviewing your report, please see Advising Services.

First Semester

10-151-102

1 credits



10-152-120

3 credits


10-152-124

3 credits


10-801-195

3 credits


Second Semester

10-152-159

3 credits


10-152-121

3 credits


10-152-130

3 credits


10-801-196

3 credits


10-809-199

3 credits


Third Semester

10-107-175

1 credits


10-152-131

3 credits


10-152-139

3 credits


10-152-103

3 credits


10-804-144

3 credits


 

Recommended Elective or General Elective

3 credits


Fourth Semester

10-152-168

3 credits


10-152-174

3 credits



10-809-197

3 credits


 

Recommended Elective or General Elective

3 credits


List of Recommended Electives

10-157-101

3 credits


10-152-166

3 credits


Outcomes

After completing the Mobile Applications Developer program at Madison Area Technical College, you will be able to:

  • Write moderately complex web applications using current PHP or ASP.NET technology.
  • Write moderately complex web applications using current JavaScript and AJAX technology.
  • Write SQL statements to retrieve/manipulate data and manipulate relational database structures.
  • Perform entry-level systems analysis and design work to solve business problems using both traditional and object-oriented methodologies.
  • Build interactive websites using XHTML and XML.
  • Demonstrate work ethics and reliable behavior including, but not limited to, assuming responsibility for decisions and actions, utilizing time and stress management skills, and displaying initiative.
  • Work as a team member by demonstrating good communication and listening skills, cooperation, and providing a supportive environment.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the IT field and its job roles, with some emphasis on IT security as it applies to programming.
  • Develop moderately complex business applications using advanced language techniques and object-oriented principles.
Careers

After completing the Mobile Applications Developer program at Madison Area Technical College, you may find employment as:

  • Mobile Applications Developer
  • Mobile Developer
  • Applications Programmer
  • Mobile Web Applications Developer
  • iOS/Android Developer
  • Junior Mobile Developer

Find open jobs in this industry on Wisconsin TechConnecttm. Registration Required.

  • Estimated Program Cost
    # of Credits for Completion
    63
    Tuition
    $8454.60
    Materials/Supplemental Costs
    $975.00
    Other Costs
    $0.00
    Total Program Costs:
    $9429.60
  • Graduate Summary
    Graduate Report Summary Overview

    2016 2017 2018
    Number of Program Graduates 20 15 11
    Number of Surveys Sent 20 15 11
    Number of Surveys Returned 18 12 5
    Percent of Surveys Returned 90.00% 80.00% 45.50%
    Available for Employment 17 12 5
    Percent Available for Employment 94.40% 100.00% 100.00%
    Not in Labor Market 1 0 0
    Percent Not in Labor Market 5.60% 0.00% 0.00%
    Available for Employment

    2016 2017 2018
    Graduates Employed 16 12 4
    Percent of Graduates Employed 94.10% 100.00% 80.00%
    Employed in Related Occupation 11 11 3
    Percent Employed in Related Occupation 68.80% 91.70% 75.00%
    Employed in Unrelated Occupation 5 1 1
    Percent Employed in Unrelated Occupation 31.30% 8.30% 25.00%
    Employed - No Response 0 0 0
    Percent Employed - No Response 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
    Seeking Employment 1 0 1
    Percent Seeking Employment 5.90% 0.00% 20.00%
    Reaction To Training at Madison College

    2016 2017 2018
    Student satisfaction Mean (Out of 4) 3.4 3.8 3.4
    Number of Satisfaction Responses 18 12 5
    Very Satisfied 8 9 2
    Percent Very Satisfied 44.40% 75.00% 40.00%
    Satisfied 9 3 3
    Percent Satisfied 50.00% 25.00% 60.00%
    Unsatisfied 1 0 0
    Percent Unsatisfied 5.60% 0.00% 0.00%
    Very Unsatisfied 0 0 0
    Percent Very Unsatisfied 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
    Primary Reason for Attending Madison College

    2016 2017 2018
    Number of Primary Reason Responses 18 12 5
    Preparation for Getting a Job 7 9 3
    Percent Preparation for Getting a Job 38.90% 75.00% 60.00%
    Career Change 8 3 1
    Percent Career Change 44.40% 25.00% 20.00%
    Improvement of Existing Skills 3 0 0
    Percent Improvement of Existing Skills 16.70% 0.00% 0.00%
    Preparation for Further Education 0 0 0
    Percent Preparation for Further Education 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
    Personal Interest 0 0 0
    Percent Personal Interest 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
    Other 0 0 1
    Percent Other 0.00% 0.00% 20.00%
    When Employment was Obtained

    2016 2017 2018
    Number of When Employment Obtained Responses 16 12 4
    Before Enrollment 6 1 0
    Percent Before Enrollment 37.50% 8.30% 0.00%
    While Attending the College 8 7 3
    Percent While Attending the College 50.00% 58.30% 75.00%
    After Training at the College 2 4 1
    Percent After Training at the College 12.50% 33.30% 25.00%
    Location of Employment (related and unrelated)

    2016 2017 2018
    Number of Employment Location Responses 16 12 4
    In College District 12 10 4
    Percent In College District 75.00% 83.30% 100.00%
    In Wisconsin, Not in District 3 2 0
    Percent of In Wisconsin 18.80% 16.70% 0.00%
    Outside of Wisconsin 0 0 0
    Percent Outside Wisconsin 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
    Employer Location Unknown 1 0 0
    Percent Location Unknown 6.30% 0.00% 0.00%
    Salary Trend
    Salary Trend 2016 2017 2018
    Full Time Employment (Related Job) Full Time Salary Count 11 9 3
    Average Monthly Wage $4,901 $4,549 $4,217
    Average Hourly Wage $28.49 $26.45 $24.52
    Average Work Hours per Week 41.2 41 41.7
    Part Time Employment (Related Job) Part Time Salary Count 2
    Average Hourly Wage $24.68
    Average Work Hours per Week 30
  • Graduate Employers
    Total Positions Open for academic year: 2018
    Wisconsin TechConnectTM Jobs* Madison Non-Madison
    Number of Full Time Positions Open 55 20
    Number of Part Time Positions Open 13 13
    Total Jobs 68 33
    Graduate Employers for academic year: 2018
    Employer(s) Job Title City** State*** Positions
    Dept of Justice IS Systems Development Services Senior
    TDS IT Intern
    Wisconsin Physicians Service (WPS) Associate Java Developer Monona

    * - Wisconsin TechConnectTM jobs are posted through a statewide consortium operated and funded by all 16 of the technical colleges in Wisconsin.

    ** - Only cities outside of Madison will display.

    *** - Only states outside of Wisconsin will display.

    **** - If you have a position to post, please contact Career and Employment Services at techconnect@madisoncollege.edu