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Software & Application Design

  • Experience the thrill of working in a rapidly changing, technology-driven industry
  • Write the code that powers the modern world from gaming to interactive websites, mobile apps, and business applications
  • Work individually and in teams to develop unique software solutions
CAREER FOCUS
Prepared for advanced certifications and further education

College Credit ~ Scholarships ~ Job Shadowing

  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration 10 Hour General Industry 

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CTPROG001 Java Programming - 3 Semester Hours

CTIM004 Internet & Web Languages - 3 Semester Hours

CTPROG002 Computer Logic - 3 Semester Hours 

Kent State University

IT 11000 Intro to Office Productivity Apps – 3 Semester Hours

IT 11005 Intro to Operating Systems & Networking – 3 Semester Hours

IT 1006 Intro to Website Technology – 3 Semester Hours

IT 12000 Intermediate Office Productivity Apps – 3 Semester Hours

Lakeland Community College

ITIS 1005 Computers and Information Processing - 3 Semester Hours

ITIS 1007 Principles of Info. Technology & Computer Science – 3 Semester Hours 

ITIS 1510 Microsoft Office Word: Skills & Techniques – 3 Semester Hours

 

Junior Year Courses

Career Technical Program: 4 High School Credits
English: 1 High School Credit
Government: 1 High School Credit
Math: 1 High School Credit

Senior Year Courses

Career Technical Program: 4 High School Credits
English: 1 High School Credit
Math: 1 High School Credit
Science: 1 High School Credit


Drug Free Clubs of Ohio
Drug Free Clubs of Ohio is a voluntary club that students can choose to participate in which gives them an added reason to say “no” to drugs. By participating, students agree to random drug screens during the school year. A-Tech will also offer several perks to the students to encourage their participation. We will schedule the first drug test within the first two months of the school year. After the student takes the first drug test, they will receive a membership card from the Drug Free Club. During the rest of the school year, they may be randomly tested. To participate in the program students and their parents need to complete the membership application and turn it in to the Student Services Office. 

National Honor Society
The National  Honor Society is the nation’s premier organization established to recognize  outstanding high school students. More than just an honor roll, NHS serve to honor those students who have demonstrated excellence in the  areas of Scholarship, Leadership, Service, and Character. These  characteristics have been associated with membership in the  organization since their beginnings in 1921 and 1929.  Requirements for being inducted into the National Honor Society is  outlined in the Student Handbook. 

SkillsUSA
SkillsUSA is a national organization serving a quarter-million high school and college students and professional members who are enrolled in technical, skilled, and service occupations, including health occupations.
 
Student Ambassadors

Student Ambassadors are involved in tours, sophomore visits, and many other school activities on and off campus. Student Ambassadors work on an as-needed basis as various events are held throughout the year.

To be a good Student Ambassadors you must have:

  • Good grades and be on track for a Career-Technical Certificate
  • Outstanding Attendance
  • Signature of recommendation from Career-Technical Instructor
  • Signature of permission from parent or guardian
  • A friendly, outgoing attitude and be willing to participate in district events
Youth Philanthropy Board 
Youth Philanthropy Board is a select group of students who will have the opportunity to learn about community indicators. develop critical thinking & leadership skills. connect with community leaders. 
To be on the Youth Philanthropy Board a student must have a recommendation from an A-Tech instructor. Other areas that are considered when making the selections are a student's grades, discipline, and attendance.

Computer User Support Specialists                        

Ohio Annual Salary - $45,090 /year

Ohio Hourly Wage - $21.68 /hour

Education - Some College, No Degree


Provide technical assistance to computer users. Answer questions or resolve computer problems or clients in person, or via telephone or electronically. May provide assistance concerning the use of computer hardware and software, including printing, installation, word processing, electronic mail, and operating systems.


Computer Programmers

Ohio Annual Salary - $69,080 /year

Ohio Hourly Wage - $33.21 /hour

Education Required - Bachelor’s Degree


Create, modify, and test the code, forms, and script that allow computer applications to run. Work from specifications drawn up by software developers or other individuals. May assist software developers by analyzing user needs and designing software solutions. May develop and write computer programs to store, locate, and retrieve specific documents, data, and information.

 

Video Game Designers

Ohio Annual Salary - $79,340 /year

Ohio Hourly Wage - $38.15 /hour

Education Required - Bachelor’s Degree


Design core features of video games. Specify innovative game and role-play mechanics, story lines, and character biographies. Create and maintain design documentation. Guide and collaborate with production staff to produce games as designed.

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