Information Technology

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The Information Technology programs give students a convenient and supportive way to enter the fields of computer science and networking, with associate degree and certificate options that match your needs. The economy of Puget Sound – and the world – runs on information and the electronic technologies that manage it. These programs include the first Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) degree at Renton Technical College, in Application Development. Beginning in fall 2018, RTC will offer a second BAS degree in Computer Network Architecture.

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Applications Developer - Bachelor of Applied Science

Application Development - Bachelor of Applied Science

Applications developers use computer languages to create programs that perform specific tasks on computers and other devices. It is a useful specialty for high-demand jobs such as website developer, database designer, support specialist, and software tester.

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Applications Developer (Year One of Computer Science program)

Applications developers use computer languages to create programs that perform specific tasks on computers and other devices. It is a useful specialty for high-demand jobs such as website developer, database designer, support specialist, and software tester.

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Computer Network Technology

Computer Network Technology

Networking technologies have turned computers into communication devices, creating strong demand for specialists who can set up and manage these networks. The Computer Network Technology program prepares students to succeed in this area.

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Computer Science (Year Two of Computer Science program)

This program continues the education of students who have completed the Applications Developer program. Students will design, develop and test client-server applications, and learn Microsoft Visual Studio.NET and C#.

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Computer-Aided Drafting

Drafting has evolved from a profession based on paper and pencil to one that relies on computers and advanced design software to produce detailed plans and blueprints.

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