Computer Information Systems — Application Developer

Program Information

Degree Type: 
Certificate of Achievement

Provides instruction and training in the highly marketable Information Technology (IT) area of Microsoft .NET application development. Application Developer certificate courses listed can be applied to an Associate in Applied Science within the Computer Information Systems program. The College is a member of Microsoft’s MSDN Academic Alliance program which means that students can purchase the Visual Studio .NET Academic version for a very affordable price.

Learning Outcomes: 
  • Design, create and manipulate with an enterprise database.
  • Write computer programs using object oriented programming language.
  • Explain the client – server model of web development and client and server – side web pages.
Minimum Number Of Credits To Graduate: 
12.0 (Including Options/Electives)

Requirements are Subject to Change

The information represented here is for the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the Program Evaluation section of WebAdvisor.

Other Information

Registry / Certification / Licensure Exam Information: 

Courses in the Application Developer certificate provide excellent preparation for the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MSTS), Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MSPD) and Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP) industry certifications.

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Business and Computer Technology Division • (313) 845-9804 • • Technology Bldg • Room: E-211
Anthony Conti • (313) 845-6355 • • Technology Bldg • Room: E-162F
Career Opportunities: 

• Application developer for a Visual Basic .NET application • Application developer for an ASP.NET Internet application • Database Administrator for SQL Server database