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SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT | SCHOOL OF TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION

DEVELOP THE SKILLS TO EXCEL IN Your Tech Career with A SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT Degree

Are you looking to gain the skills and knowledge needed to develop, create and modify software? Hoping to find a job developing programs that allow computers, smart devices and other technology to achieve incredible things? Then the Bachelor of Science in Software Development degree program at Husson's School of Technology and Innovation is for you.

In our program, you will take on challenging yet rewarding software development courses where you will learn to create enterprise software and specialized utility programs. With our focus on both theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience, you’ll hone your skills as a critical thinker as you learn to analyze and evaluate technical data and tailor software solutions to meet the needs of clients and organizations. Emerge from our program ready to begin a rewarding career in the high-demand field of software development.

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Why Husson instead of other software development schools

Our Software Development program will prepare you to identify issues and problems, collect and analyze data, and summarize and present findings. Our courses provide a strong theoretical background along with the practical skills necessary to thrive in today’s modern, high-tech environment.students and faculty work together in a computer lab Throughout your course of study, you’ll gain the confidence to be an effective communicator and developer.

Earning your software development bachelor's degree will prepare you to go on to a career as a highly trained professional in areas ranging from building direct hardware interfaces to enterprise application development.

Career Outlook for software development graduates

Wondering "What kind of jobs can I get with a software development degree?" or what the value of a software development degree is?

Software development is a growing job field with an array of new employment opportunities and as a graduate from Husson, your prestigious degree will open doors to diverse career opportunities. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Occupational Outlook Handbook, employment of software developers is projected to grow 25 percent through 2031, much faster than the average for other occupations. Your career as a software developer awaits!

Software Development Program Curriculum

Your curriculum will focus on both IT topics – such as user experience and database design, development and development – and communications courses so that you can translate tech topics for the non-tech savvy.

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96%

of grads employed or in grad school within 1 year of graduation

26,000+

alumni network

99%

of students receive financial aid

Three Things You Need to Know

  1. At Husson's School of Technology, you’ll learn from expert faculty in small classes and get hands-on experience with professional technology.
  2. Graduates of Husson’s Software Development program are in high demand upon graduation.
  3. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the national median salary in 2022 for software developers was $132,930 per year.
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EARN YOUR SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT DEGREE ONLINE

If you're interested in pursuing your degree in software development at Husson but prefer to learn from home, we also offer a fully online program. Whether you're juggling your education with other responsibilities or you simply learn better outside the traditional classroom environment, Husson can meet your educational needs and put you on the path toward a fulfilling career.

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Phone and Email Address
Michael Knupp, PhD (c) Michael Knupp, PhD (c)
Director, School of Technology and Innovation and Assistant Professor
207.404.5638
knuppm@husson.edu
169 Harold Alfond Hall
Husson University
1 College Circle
Bangor, Maine 04401
Ashlie Page Ashlie Page
Outreach Specialist
207.401.0971
pageas@husson.edu
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Husson University
1 College Circle
Bangor, Maine 04401