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.

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Software Developer by Certificate

Required Courses Credits
+ CSC*105 Programming Logic3
+ CSC*295 Coop Ed/Work Experience3
+ CSC*220 Object Oriented Programming Using JAVA3
+ CSC*262 Programming Mobile Devices I3
+ CSC*231 Database Design I 3
+ CST*201 Introduction to Management Information Systems3
+ CSC*205 Visual Basic I3
+ CSA*140 Database Applications3
Total credits: 24
+ This course has a prerequisite.
Updated 6/9/14