Associate of Applied Science in Information Technology / Programming & Software Development
Purdue University Global

Program Details

The online Associate of Applied Science in Information Technology with a Programming and Software Development concentration equips you with the skills and knowledge necessary for work in the information technology profession. Real-world applications will enhance critical thinking and problem solving abilities – imperative in today’s global economy and dynamic work environment.

Study courses in management, technical communication, software development, web design, graphics and database concepts.


May be required to complete an informational interview and/or entrance examination. Submit official transcripts or proof of high school graduation or equivalency.

To apply you must meet one of the following standards:

  • High school graduate
  • Possess a General Education Development certificate or state-specific equivalency diploma
  • Possess a Home Study certificate or transcript from a Home Study program that is equivalent to high school level and recognized by your home state, and be beyond the age of compulsory attendance in that state
  • High school senior eligible to apply and submit proof of high school graduation

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission

Restricted States

Indiana, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Utah, Wyoming