About the Software Developer Apprenticeship Program (S-DAP):
Software Developers are in high demand in northern Michigan. The S-DAP gives students the opportunity to learn the skills they need by working in the industry while going to school.
The average starting salary for an entry-level Software Developer in northern Michigan is $35,100 per year plus benefits. The field offers many opportunities for advancement.
Year 1: Is spent in the classroom as a pre-apprentice.
Year 2: Students compete for a limited number of apprenticeships with local employers and will spend 20 hrs/wk going to school and 20 hrs/wk working.
Students are paid for the work hours.
Employers cover the cost of student tuition.
Students who complete the program will have earned credentials from the Department of Labor and Northwestern Michigan College, and will be qualified to move into a full-time position with the employer.
About the Software Developer Apprenticeship Program at Northwestern Michigan College
Software Developer Apprenticeship Program Helps Students and Employers
The Software Developer Apprenticeship Program at Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) will give students an opportunity to work for a local employer while they're still going to school. Watch the video to find out more.
The Software Developer Apprenticeship Program at Northwestern Michigan College will help students gain valuable on the job experience and help local businesses get qualified employees. Watch the video to find out more.