ONLINE CERTIFICATE DEGREES
ONLINE CERTIFICATE DEGREES
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Register by: May 24, 2023
Learning shouldn’t take years to put into practice. That’s why we’re empowering you to build career-relevant skills with every five- to six-week course.
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You’ll need 24 credits to complete the Advanced Software Developer Certificate. Your course schedule may vary based on transferable credits or credits earned through Prior Learning Assessment.
The Advanced Software Developer Certificate features 8 core courses in topics ranging from introduction to software engineering and software architecture to C++ programming.
Here’s where you’ll pick up the bulk of your program-specific knowledge. By the time you finish these courses, you should have the confidence and skills needed in this field.
Each course shows which in-demand skills are covered — so you know when you'll have the opportunity to demonstrate the skills employers want.Learn more about skills-based learning
This course introduces the fundamental, logical, and design considerations addressed during system and application software development. It provides a background in applications software development and testing techniques through a combination of theory and application and best practices.
This course focuses on the role of software architecture in modern business system development. Topics covered in this course include the understanding of software architecture as a set of design decisions to meet functional requirements and quality attributes, design patterns, modeling tools and techniques, and software architecture in some new technology trends.
This course introduces rapid application development in the context of developing business applications. It develops the skills and knowledge necessary to produce .NET C# event-driven programs using Microsoft Visual Studio. Topics include data types, input/output, iterations, arrays, and arrays data structures.
This course is an advanced study of the C# programming language in the .NET platform. It covers topics around managing program flow, creating and using types, implementing data access, debugging applications and implementing security.
This course covers fundamental database concepts including SQL, non-relational databases, distributed databases and database architectures. Students are provided an overview for how to manage, display, sort, group, retrieve, and organize data for the application or tool associated with the software development taking place within an organization
This course covers concepts related to programming in AWS. Students learn about the services required to develop an application using AWS. Students learn concepts in storage, networking services, and how the different services in AWS can be used in the software development process. Students gain hands on experience with the AWS Management Console.
This course provides students with an understanding of project management as it relates to the software development lifecycle (SDLC), including concepts in agile and scrum project management techniques, and topics on project scope, schedule and performance.
Attend class whenever it fits your life, day or night because our online classroom is available 24/7/365. Your academic counselor will help schedule your courses for an online Advanced Software Developer Certificate (Undergraduate).
An Advanced Software Developer Certificate can prepare you for:
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, projected job growth for software developers is much faster than average from 2021 to 2031.
BLS projections are not specific to University of Phoenix students or graduates.
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Graduate faster by transferring in prior eligible credits from another accredited institution.
Earn your degree without starting from scratch. Have previous relevant work and life experience evaluated for potential credit.
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Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projections are not specific to University of Phoenix students or graduates.