About our Program
Prepare for an exciting career in tech with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Software Development.
Affordable tuition, stellar instruction, and project-based learning opportunities make our applied bachelor’s program a popular destination for computing majors throughout the Seattle-Tacoma region. This degree prepares graduates for high-demand jobs such as software developer, web developer, software developer in test, and quality assurance (QA) analyst.
- Hands-on experience working with the latest technologies.
- Small class sizes and dedicated faculty who care about your success.
- Daytime classes offered at Green River's conveniently located Auburn Center campus.
- Career events and career preparation services.
- Financial Aid, scholarships and even a part-time job on campus, to those who qualify.
- Fall and Winter program starts available.
According to the Bureau of Labor Market Statistics, the demand for software developers is projected to grow by 17% through 2024 with median pay of $100,690. To get started on your journey towards a new and exciting career, complete a short Request Info form or contact our team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cost of Attendance
Already have an associate degree? Get your BAS degree in 18 months - three classes per term for six terms. Choose when to start - fall, winter, spring, or summer.
Transfer your credits from another school or complete the associate degree at GRC to meet the BAS program entry requirements.
The estimated cost of attending full-time as a Washington state resident is about $2600 per term for the BAS program, plus books and student and lab fees. See the Tuition and Fees page for details. Apply for Financial Aid here.
|Institution||Cost per 15-17 credits|
|Green River - Bachelor Degree||$2600|
|Evergreen State College||$2900|
|Western Washington University||$4420|
|University of Washington||$4080|
Information on Careers and Earnings
Potential Occupations: Software Developer, Software Engineer, Systems Engineer
Potential Earnings: $43.87 to $54.86 an hour
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Graduate Program Partnerships
Looking to earn your master’s degree in Computer Science or Information Technology after completing your bachelor’s degree? The following universities partner with Green River's BAS in Software Development to provide master’s degree opportunities for our graduates.