This certificate targets the skills required in the field of software development, including algorithm design, flowchart design, writing programs in Java and Visual Basic, developing applications for mobile devices, and designing and creating databases. Additionally, students will learn about the systems development life cycle and how technology is used to solve business problems. Students will problem solve, learn about the Information Technology (IT) industry, and explore object-oriented programming languages. Certificate recipients may apply these skills to seek entry-level positions in related areas of IT.
The Software Developer Certificate program is a 24-credit program; the courses required by this certificate may transfer to the Computer Information Technology Associate’s degree programs at MxCC.
Software Developer by Certificate
|+ CSC*105 Programming Logic||3|
|+ CSC*295 Coop Ed/Work Experience||3|
|+ CSC*220 Object Oriented Programming Using JAVA||3|
|+ CSC*262 Programming Mobile Devices I||3|
|+ CSC*231 Database Design I||3|
|+ CST*201 Introduction to Management Information Systems||3|
|+ CSC*205 Visual Basic I||3|
|+ CSA*140 Database Applications||3|
|Total credits: 24|
|+ This course has a prerequisite.|