Top Schools for Computer Applications Technology Associate Degrees

Computer applications technology associate's degree programs prepare students to work as computer support specialists or computer applications specialists. Learn about three U.S. schools that offer associate's degrees in computer applications technology ranked by student enrollment. Schools offering Mobile Development degrees can also be found in these popular choices.

Top School for an Associate Degree in Computer Applications Technology

When seeking to obtain an associate's degree in computer applications technology, students should consider the format of the program and whether the courses correspond to their academic and professional goals.

Fayetteville Technical Community College in North Carolina

Fayetteville Technical Community College offers an Associate in Applied Science in Computer Programming. Coursework focuses primarily on word processing applications, with an overview of other software. Additional courses in this program include economics, expository writing, keyboarding, records management, publications design and administrative office management. There were 11,660 students enrolled at this school in Fall 2017. You could earn these degrees:

  • Associate's degree in Computer Programming
  • Associate's degree in Computer Information Technology
  • Associate's degree in Web Technologies
  • Associate's degree in Network Technology

Delta College in University Center, Michigan

Delta College's associate program in business information technology focuses heavily on Microsoft Windows and its applications, including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access. Programming in Visual BASIC is part of the curriculum. In addition, students can learn about accounting, small business management, advertising, e-mail, Web page management, networking and information technology ethics and law. Delta College had an enrollment of 8,677 as of Fall 2017.

  • Associate's degree in Business Information Technology
  • Associate's degree in Network Administration
  • Associate's degree in Programming

Pennsylvania College of Technology in Williamsport

Pennsylvania College of Technology (PCT), an affiliate school of Pennsylvania State University, offers the Associate of Applied Science in Information Technology with a technical support technology emphasis. Degree candidates study networking, programming,computer maintenance, information security and system analysis. They also may choose to add multimedia applications, several programming languages or business transaction systems to their knowledge base or take part in a semester-long internship. PCT had a student population of 5,457 in Fall 2017.

  • AAS in Information Technology - technical support technology emphasis

Other Schools with Computer Application Technology Programs

College/University Institution Type LocationEstimated Undergrad In-State Tuition*
Adirondack Community College 2-year, Public Queensbury, NY$5,000
Alamance Community College 2-year, Public Graham, NC$2,000
Cypress College 2-year, Public Cypress, CA$1,000
Danville Area Community College 2-year, Public Danville, IL$8,000
Fort Peck Community College 2-year, Public Poplar, MT$2,000
Gateway Technical College 2-year, Public Kenosha, WI$4,500
Glendale Community College 2-year, Public Glendale, AZ$2,000
Highline College 2-year, Public Des Moines, WA$4,000
Hinds Community College 2-year, Public Raymond, MS$3,000
Houston Community College 2-year, Public Houston, TX$3,000

*Source: NCES, U.S. Department of Education

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