Software Development Certificate


CCAC. Community College of Allegheny County

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Type

Professional training

Language of Instruction

English

Certifications & Titles

Software Development Certificate

Study Options

Full Time

Location

800 Allegheny Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15233

Pittsburgh

United States

Start Date:

End Date:

Location

United States

Pittsburgh

Type

Professional training

Application Deadline:

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This program addresses individuals with a technical orientation, including college graduates from other fields, who are interested in a career in applied programming. This program provides students already holding a degree with specific technical competencies for entry-level employment opportunities as a programmers.

Students obtain a foundation in computer programming concepts, systems development and data modeling. Students learn software development and programming using object-oriented languages such as Java and Visual Basic.

Upon successful completion of the program, the graduate will:

  1. Create technical documentation and locate necessary online documentation.
  2. Evaluate information technology system and project management strategies.
  3. Apply research material dealing with organizational and information technology issues.
  4. Analyze developments and trends in information technology that impact businesses and individuals and present the analysis results in oral and written formats.
  5. Use troubleshooting strategies and techniques in correcting a variety of information technology design issues and problems

Prerequisite: Students are assumed to have either taken CIT-111 Introduction to Programming: Java or demonstrate equivalent experience or knowledge prior to starting this certificate program.