Software Development

Software Development program

A career in software development begins at the Davis Technical College. Software is a part of every business transaction in today’s fast paced business environment. In the Davis Tech software development program, you will learn the necessary programming languages to build, update, and interact with industry software. You will code in Visual Basic, Java, C#, and other industry related coding languages. You will be introduced to Software Version Control, make API calls to get data from web servers, and explore data structures and how to store and retrieve data for business applications. You will code for a mobile environment. During your time in our program, you will work with one of our placement specialists to get a job utilizing your newly gained skills and begin your career. If you are already employed, enhance your skills with a customized plan developed just for you by working one-on-one with a faculty advisor.

Program Cost
$3,267.60 (Tuition and Student/Program Fees. Some courses may require additional fees.)
$772.50 (Estimated books and Materials) *
Program Length
1200 hours (13 months)
Main Campus

 Open Enrollment Year Round

Classroom Availability
08:00 AM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
NOTE: High school students may request a schedule that coincides with the high school morning bell schedule by notifying Student Services.

(* NOTE: Cost of books and supplies are based on Davis Tech’s bookstore prices at the time of publication. All prices are subject to change.)
Adult College Admission Fee
Tuition and Fees
Adult Tuition: Details
High School Students: $40.00 (additional class fees may still apply)
Books and Supplies
Certificate Processing Fee
Pell Grants
Not Eligible
Not Eligible
Not Eligible
Davis Tech Credentials
Industry Certifications
The Davis Tech Software Development program provides students with the necessary skills to begin employment in their selected field. Students who complete their program will be prepared to take the tests for the following certifications:
CompTIA Project+ (PKO-003)
CompTIA Project+ (PKO-004)
MTA Software Development Fundamentals (Exam 98-361)
CTE Skill Certificate (High School Students Only)
Placement Rates
Utah Wages
Low Median High
$13.81 $24.66 $40.88
Utah Job Outlook and Work Requirements
High School
  1. Verify you meet program Admissions Requirements
  2. Complete The Davis Tech Admissions process:
  3. Complete an orientation with the Software Development
    • Attend orientation 1st and 3rd Monday of each month. 12:00pm or 4:30:00pm – Room HJB110
  4. Meet with an Enrollment Technician in Student Services
  5. Start class the day after orientation