Programming & Software Development Workplace Certificate
The Programming and Software Development certificate is designed to give you a solid foundation in the skills necessary to develop computer software. You will acquire skills that include understanding the concepts related to database design, as well as developing and implementing appropriate software packages. This program also acquaints students with network technology and computer hardware issues. All courses for this certificate are online.
This certificate is offered by the College of Business and Innovation, Applied Organizational Technology department, and earned credits may be applied towards a degree in the field. This department certificate is an excellent way to better prepare yourself for the changing workplace.
Plan of Study
|COURSE ID||TITLE & DESCRIPTION||PREREQUISITE||CREDIT HOURS|
|CMPT 1020||Computer Concepts: Introduction to computer software, hardware, and processes associated with contemporary computer systems. Topics include operating systems, user applications, e-mail, WWW, and search capabilities. Emphasis is placed on the Internet and networking.||None||3|
|CMPT 1120||Visual Basic Programming: A currently popular programming language, such as Microsoft Visual Studio, will be used to create stand-alone applications. Topics such as object-oriented coding, logical procedures and proper documentation are stressed.||None||4|
|CMPT 2030||C Family Programming: Students are introduced to the C family of programming languages. Students will write computer programs using the most up-to-date versions of this language family.||None||4|
|CNET 2150||Computer Hardware: Knowledge of computer hardware for the purpose of acquisition, installation and maintenance at the equipment level. The curriculum is aligned with the A+ certification standards.||None||4|
An out-of-state scholarship may be available for students enrolled in online-only, degree seeking programs (many students choose to pair a certificate with a degree program.) Please contact us by phone to apply for the scholarship, toll free at 866.886.5336, or by email at email@example.com. The University of Toledo is regionally accredited by the North Central Association (NCA) and is authorized to offer degrees online.
If you would like more information about this program, we encourage you to contact:
UT Online Student Services Staff
Phone: 419.530.8835; 866.UTOLEDO toll free