Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning, Big Data Analytics, Cybersecurity, Cloud Computing,
DevOps, Internet of Things, Networking, Storage, and Wireless Infrastructure. This is just a
sample of the myriad areas of information and communication technology that not only drive
the economy of Silicon Valley but impact every industry and sector in the global economy.
Students in the Software and Systems Development Pathway prepare for careers related to
computer science that involve the design, development, implementation, maintenance, and
management of systems that rely on software programs to satisfy the operational needs of
modern business organizations.
Whether pursuing an advanced degree upon graduation or immediately launching into a
career, this Pathway gives you the knowledge, skills, abilities, experiences and exposure to
opportunities and people that will prepare you for a variety of post-secondary options not
only in IT but any industry.
In addition to college preparatory academic courses, you can take specific courses in:
Yes, you can earn up to 15 units of community college credits through dual enrollment with local