Information Technology Applications Development


Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) now offers an associates degree and bachelor's degree in computing and software development. These high-demand degrees prepare individuals to work as application developers for large and small companies. Students gain beginning and advanced skills in designing, coding, implementing and maintaining programs and database systems.

Name Change: This program will change its name to Computing & Software Development July 1. 


Admissions Requirements

Admission to the associates degree is open to all students. Admission to the bachelor's degree is competitive.

Bachelor's Degree

Students will be able to transfer to the bachelor's degree with an associates degree in LWTech's Information Technology Application Development, or a comparable degree from a community or technical college, or with the Computer Science DTA/MRP DTA/MRP. A sample list of classes includes cloud computing, database modeling & design, mobile application development, and more.

Information Sessions

Associate's Degree

The associates degree prepares students for entry-level work and for LWTech's bachelor's degree.

Entry into this program requires completion of an admissions application.

Low-income students in this program who are eligible for the Pell Grant or State Need Grant have an opportunity to apply for up to $5,000 a year in scholarships. Check out Future Tech Stars page to learn more. 

Gainful Employment
Gainful Employment

Regulations published in the Federal Register on October 29, 2010 require institutions to report aggregated information for students who enrolled in Title IV eligible educational programs that lead to gainful employment in a recognized occupation (GE programs). These regulations include the disclosure of tuition and fees, books and supplies, on-campus room and board, number of students completing the program, median student loan debt, and job placement rates which must be available to all prospective students. Below lists disclosures for Title IV eligible certificates offered within this academic program. Please visit LWTech's Gainful Employment page for more details.