Learn to design and program web-based applications and software. In this certificate program, you’ll gain hands-on experience in Object-Oriented methods and programming, using such languages as Java, C#, PHP and Ruby, and working with such frameworks as J2EE, .NET and Ruby on Rails. Build skills in generating program code, creating database queries, and comparing integrated development environments (IDEs).
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Skills You'll Learn
Design software using best practices in quality assurance
Generate program code in languages such as C#, Java, Python, and PHP
Assess appropriate implementations of frameworks such as J2EE, .NET, and Ruby on Rails
The U.S. Department of Education requires that institutions provide students with information regarding total costs for tuition and fees, graduation rates and debt-to-earnings ratios for Gainful Employment Programs (Title IV). The University of Denver has provided this information here.
Finish a graduate certificate in as few as six months or take up to a year. Choose your time to completion to get a better sense of what your schedule will look like during your certificate program. Note this sample schedule is for the six-course Graduate Certificate.
Software Developers Salary: National Average
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Flexible Online Classes
We understand the demands of balancing work, friends and family, and school can be challenging. That's why at University College, you can complete your program entirely online. Our online learning platform makes it easy to work anywhere at any time.
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University College programs maintain the highest level of accreditation offered by The Higher Learning Commission, one of the regional accrediting bodies recognized by the federal government. The University of Denver and all of its academic programs are regionally accredited by this commission, and regional accreditation is the highest standard for universities in the United States.
The curriculum aligns with the Common Body of Knowledge for CISSP certification developed by the International Information Systems Security Certifications Consortium (ISC)². In addition, the concentration was developed in collaboration with the Colorado Springs and Denver chapters of the Information Security Systems Association (ISSA), and the courses have been mapped to the Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS) standards. The University of Denver has been designated by NSA/DHS as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance/Cyber Defense Education.
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As a Registered Education Provider, University College has designed it's Project Management courses to parallel the Project Management Institute's (PMI©) "Project Management Body of Knowledge" (PMBOK© Guide).
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