Average wage for computer occupations in Natrona County
$22.11 – $33.59/hr.
- Computer Specialists
- Computer Systems Analysts
- Computer Programmers
- Graphic Designers
- Software Developers, Applications
- Web Developers
- Database Administrators
- Network and Computer Systems Administrators
- Computer User Support Specialists
- Computer Network Support Specialists
Wage data taken from the report, “Wyoming Occupational Employment and Wages September 2017.”
There are many roads that lead to careers in game development, app creation, web app design, software engineering, information assurance, and cryptography. A computer science degree is the most traditional, but with good reason, since it provides a strong foundation in the fundamentals at the heart of computing. If you wish to transfer to a four-year institution, Casper College’s computer science associate degree is a stepping stone toward that goal.
Cyber Security is a dynamic field of study. It is designed to meet the changing needs related to the threats and vulnerabilities of cyberspace. Students also have the opportunity to complete training to become a Cisco Certified Network Associate or Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician.
With an associate degree in engineering technology and design, graduates of Casper College’s program have gone right into the field of drafting, or into allied areas such as architecture, engineering or technology-related industry. Others have chosen to pursue bachelor’s degrees to become industrial arts teachers, mid-level managers in manufacturing and engineering firms, and even engineers or architects.
In the graphic design program at Casper College, you’ll study design, typography and color theory. You will learn how to combine text and graphics to communicate a message. This program exposes you to different aspects of the graphic design field — including print, front-end web design, and motion graphics — and provides hands-on experience with software and equipment used in the industry.
If you like working with computer software and are interested in learning a wide range of computer software for a variety of business uses, this is the degree for you. You can become the go-to person in the office who not only knows how to use the software but also knows its potential.
The web development program at Casper College teaches you to create interactive and dynamic websites using website programming languages and databases. It is designed to provide you with an understanding of the concepts, principles and techniques required for work as a web programmer or developer.