Mobile Development

Information Technology 

The Anoka Technical College Mobile Development program requirements were determined through consultation with employers, those working in the industry, technical training professionals, and those currently seeking training and retraining for IT careers.

The unique program allows technical specialization in Mobile Development while the common core courses and required electives from other specializations build the broad IT foundation needed to understand the terminology and methodologies of other IT specialties in the workplace.

Graduates are encouraged to take advantage of access to corporate recruitment and IT recruiting firms. Internships and work study positions are be available. 

IT graduates are highly employable; in many cases, even before graduation.

The Anoka Technical College associate in applied science (AAS) degree in Information Technology with a concentration in Mobile Development is a 72-credit program designed to prepare graduates to successfully compete for high-paying, rewarding careers in IT fields with the highest demand, both today and in the future.

PDF Program Guide

Prequisites

Some courses may require an Accuplacer score or completion of basic math, basic English, and/or reading courses with a “C” or better.

Credits

 TOTAL CREDITS
72
 Technical Education       57
 Core
25
 ITEC1001    Network Fundamentals
4
 ITEC1015  Web Programming Technologies
4
 ITEC1025  Project Management
4
 ITEC1030  IT Internship         2
 ITEC2100  Programming Logic and Design
4
 ITEC2900  Integrated Capstone Project
4
 *TLIT1005  Technology Fundamentals         3
 
 Mobile Development Concentration
32
 ITEC2105 JAVA Programming
4
 ITEC2113  .NET Technologies
4
 ITEC2115  IT Support and Security
4
 ITEC2127  Information Systems Analysis
4
 ITEC2136  Web Data Technologies         4
 ITEC2500  Andriod Programming
4
 ITEC2505  iPad/Phone Programming
4
 ITEC2510  Objective C Programming
4
 
 * TLIT1005 must be taken during the first semester and may or may not be accepted as transfer curriculum (MnTC).
 
 General Education/MnTC Requirements
15
Fifteen (15) general education credits of Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC) are required. Student is required to take:
General Education/MnTC courses
including one (1) transferable MATH** course MnTC Goal Area 4
15

**MATH may have a prerequisite depending on Accuplacer assessment score.

Program Sequence

Please see your program advisor for more information.

Graduation Requirements

All Anoka Technical College students seeking an Associate in Applied Science (AAS), diploma, or certification must meet the Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 or higher. Please contact your advisor for any further program graduation requirements.

NOTE: Program plans are subject to change. Please contact your program advisor for the most current program information.

Transfer Opportunities

To see how this program transfers to other programs, review the Anoka Tech articulation agreements at Minnesota Transfer. Articulation agreements are transfer agreements with specific programs and partnering schools. These agreements detail how specific courses transfer to a specific program at the partnering school. For a complete list of Anoka Tech’s articulation agreements listed by program please see this Minnesota Transfer link.

This program may also include Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC) courses. MnTC courses transfer to meet MnTC general education courses throughout the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) system. MnTC courses from Anoka Technical College transfer to any MnSCU institution to meet the same goal areas that are met at Anoka Tech.

Students are encouraged to contact the Office of Records and Registration at all transfer schools for details about the institution’s transfer process and policies.

For more information please visit our Transfer page.

Industry Information

Anoka Technical College Mobile Development graduates are specialist in their field, and also have a broad base of foundational knowledge from the common core courses that span the seven areas of concentration.

Professional standards, proper methodology such as sound engineering principles and project management, are emphasized throughout the courses.

Wages/Outlook/Advancement

Gainful Employment Report

Faculty

The Information Technology instructors at Anoka Technical College are experts in their fields, committed to providing high-quality, hands-on, skill-based education to their students.

Faculty members are called on by local industry experts and businesses to provide expert insight and to recommend students for employment.

Vicki Baumgartner
763-576-4146

Tracy Hoffman
763-576-4198

Lisa Hubbard
763-576-4085

Jerry Kne
763-576-4044

Alex Minakov
763-576-4002

Julie Myers
763-576-4072

The Anoka Technical College Mobile Development diploma is a 57-credit program designed to prepare graduates to successfully compete for high-paying, rewarding careers in IT fields with the highest demand, both today and in the future.

PDF  Program Guide

Prequisites

Some courses may require an Accuplacer score or completion of basic math, basic English, and/or reading courses with a “C” or better.

Credits

 TOTAL CREDITS
 57
Technical Education
57
ITEC 1001
Networking Fundamentals
4
ITEC 2100
Programming Logic & Design
4
ITEC 1015
Web Programming Technologies
4
ITEC 1025
Project Management
4
ITEC 1030
IT Internship
2
ITEC 2900
Integrated Capstone Project
4
TLIT 1005
Technology Fundamentals
3
ITEC 2105
JAVA Programming
4
ITEC 2113
.NET Technologies
4
ITEC 2115
IT Support & Security
4
ITEC 2127
Information Systems Analysis
4
ITEC 2505
IPad/Phone Programming
4
ITEC 2510
Objective C Programming
4
ITEC 2136
Web Data Technologies
4

Program Sequence

Please see program Advisor for more information.

Graduation Requirements

All Anoka Technical College students seeking an Associate in Applied Science (AAS), diploma, or certification must meet the Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 or higher. Please contact your advisor for any further program graduation requirements.                                                                                                                                                                

NOTE: Program plans are subject to change. Please contact your program advisor for the most current program information.

Transfer Opportunities

To see how this program transfers to other programs, review the Anoka Tech articulation agreements at Minnesota Transfer. Articulation agreements are transfer agreements with specific programs and partnering schools. These agreements detail how specific courses transfer to a specific program at the partnering school. For a complete list of Anoka Tech’s articulation agreements listed by program please see this Minnesota Transfer link.

This program may also include Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC) courses. MnTC courses transfer to meet MnTC general education courses throughout the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) system. MnTC courses from Anoka Technical College transfer to any MnSCU institution to meet the same goal areas that are met at Anoka Tech.

Students are encouraged to contact the Office of Records and Registration at all transfer schools for details about the institution’s transfer process and policies.

For more information please visit our Transfer page.

Industry Description

Anoka Technical mobile development graduates are specialist in their field and also have a broad base of foundational knowledge from the common core courses that span the six areas of concentration. Professional standards, proper
methodology such as sound engineering principles and project management, will be emphasized throughout the courses.

Wages/Outlook/Advancement

Gainful Employment Report

Mobile Development Diploma Gainful Employment Report   

Faculty

The Information Technology instructors at Anoka Technical College are experts in their fields, committed to providing high-quality, hands-on, skill-based education to their students.

Faculty members are called on by local industry experts and businesses to provide expert insight and to recommend students for employment.

Vicki Baumgartner
763-576-4146

Tracy Hoffman
763-576-4198

Lisa Hubbard
763-576-4085

Jerry Kne
763-576-4044

Alex Minakov
763-576-4002

Julie Myers
763-576-4072


Start

Fall: August, October
Spring: January, March
(Also multiple start options each semester)

Award

AAS Degree with Emphasis
Diploma

Contact

Vicki Baumgartner
763-576-4146

Tracy Hoffman
763-576-4198

Lisa Hubbard
763-576-4085

Jerry Kne
763-576-4044

Alex Minakov
763-576-4002

Julie Myers
763-576-4072


“Our students get great jobs! The IT program was designed by the very industry that hires our students, and our outstanding advisory committee is committed to keeping our program relevant and cutting edge. ”