The Software Technology Program encompasses the technical and professional background needed to customize and apply industry standard software for a wide variety of functions in such industries as business, manufacturing, engineering, and service. As a project intensive and professional practice oriented program, it will focus on the skills and competencies needed to work with and apply the most prominent software in the global market. The program also includes provisions to gain computer hardware and networking skills to function as a computer networking technologist.
The program has been developed in compliance with the ETAC/ ABET accreditation criteria. As per the guidelines of the New York State Education Department, the name of the program will change to BS Software Engineering Technology immediately upon receiving ETAC/ABET accreditation.
Software Technology (BS) Program Outcomes:
- Graduates will have the technical skills to customize and apply industry standard software for a wide variety of functions in such industries as business, manufacturing, engineering, and service.
- Graduates will have the technical background in computer hardware and networking skills to function as a computer networking technologist.
- Graduates will exhibit an understanding of the necessity for personal integrity, ethical behavior, cultural awareness and lifelong learning.
Typical Employment Opportunities
Software Applications Engineer
Computer Network Technologist
CISCO Computer Network Technologist
SAP Applications Specialist for Materials Management/Supply Chain/Human Resource Management /Quality Control
SAP/ERP Software Configuration Specialist
SAS Software Applications Engineer
Oracle Software Applications
Engineering Design/Manufacturing Graphics Technologist