Dec 06, 2023  
2020-2022 Catalog Volume XXX Ver 3 
2020-2022 Catalog Volume XXX Ver 3 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Software Developer, Certificate

The Software Developer Certificate program is designed to promote development of programming skills at a professional level. Students develop a foundation of understanding of computer operations and components, the foundations of software engineering, and complex programming skills. Students create software to solve business problems from code to executable, including data representation, algorithmic solutions to data processing, and logic branching. This certificate is focused on applied skills.

Through completion of the Software Developer Certificate program, students will: 

  1. Utilize knowledge of operating systems, databases, and network signals to gather data to and report information from a software system.
  2. Design data constructs to describe and store object attributes for processing and reporting. 
  3. Develop software to solve business problems using appropriate algorithms and logic to process data and produce information.

The Certificate in Software Developer program is offered online.

Software Developer Certificate Curriculum: 39.5 Credits

Area II - Programming Elective: 4.5 credits

Choose (1) one of the following:

Area III - Operating System Elective: 4 Credits

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