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Major: Computer Software and Media Applications


Computer software and media applications programs prepare students to apply tools to design, edit, and publish products to the internet, to create and management databases to link data together, to manage the security of computer systems and networks, and to maintain servers and pages on the internet.

Specific programs included in this major:

  • Computer Graphics
  • Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
  • Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
  • Modeling, Virtual Environments and Simulation
  • Web Page, Digital/Multimedia & Information Resources Design


Careers You Qualify For With This Major


Schools That Offer This Major

Century College White Bear Lake
Dakota County Technical College Rosemount
Hennepin Technical College - Brooklyn Park Brooklyn Park
Hennepin Technical College - Eden Prairie Eden Prairie
Lake Superior College Duluth
Lake Superior College - Online Duluth
Metropolitan State University - Online Saint Paul
Metropolitan State University - St. Paul Saint Paul
Minneapolis Community and Technical College Minneapolis
Minnesota State College Southeast - Online Red Wing
Minnesota State College Southeast - Red Wing Red Wing
Minnesota State Community and Technical College - Moorhead Moorhead
Minnesota State University, Mankato Mankato
Normandale Community College Bloomington
North Hennepin Community College Brooklyn Park
Ridgewater College - Online Hutchinson
Riverland Community College - Albert Lea Albert Lea
Riverland Community College - Austin Austin
Riverland Community College - Online Austin
Riverland Community College - Owatonna Owatonna
Saint Paul College St. Paul
South Central College - North Mankato North Mankato
South Central College - Online North Mankato


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College Preparation

In Minnesota, your school may have developed a Program of Study in this career area. A Program of Study is an academic and career plan developed by your high school to help move you towards a career and college path. A Program of Study can help you:

  • Select high school classes that prepare you for college and getting a job
  • Understand how the classes you're taking in high school lead to a career
  • Identify extra-curricular activities that are related to your career interest
  • See what classes at your school offer early college credit that will save you time and money towards your college expenses
  • Graduate from high school prepared for your next step toward the career you choose

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