Certificate of Completion in Cross-Platform App Development

Field of Interest

Field of Interest: Computer and Information Technology


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The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Cross-Platform App Development prepares students for employment in entry-level coding, programming, and software development positions with an emphasis on Windows Mobile apps and web apps. This CCL will help students prepare to take the Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) Software Development Fundamentals C# certification. Courses in this certificate can apply toward the Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Mobile App Development and Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Mobile App Development.


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Field of Interest
Computer and Information Technology
Academic Plan
Cross-Platform App Development (CER)
Academic Plan Code
Total Credits Required
Program Notes

Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses within the program.
Program requirements for CCL 5833N Windows Application Development and CCL 5835N Android App Development may be taken in the CCL 5067 Cross-Platform App Development.

What You’ll Learn

This certificate will help you gain the expertise needed to:

  1. Design and develop a user interface that utilizes professional UI/UX principles.
  2. Design and develop applications that meet the client's needs utilizing the appropriate controls for the appropriate platform.
  3. Develop effective, efficient, tested code that meets specifications.
  4. Analyze problems using critical thinking skills and design program solutions.
  5. Research and evaluate professional resources to effectively apply them to a problem.
  6. Communicate in varied settings, both orally and in writing, in a culturally responsive manner to function well in a diverse and collaborative team environment.
  7. Practice industry accepted professional and ethical behavior.

Required Courses

Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
CIS105Survey of Computer Information Systems (3) OR
Permission of Program Director, Department or Division Chair (0)0-3
CIS133DAInternet/Web Development Level I3
CIS162ADC#: Level I3
CIS165DBC#/VB.NET: Windows 8 App Development (3) OR
CIS165DCXamarin/C# Cross Platform Development (3)3
CIS166AAIntroduction to JavaScripting3
CIS233DAInternet/Web Development Level II3
CIS262ADC# Level II3

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Full Award Details

First Term
2020 Fall
Final Term
Total Credits
CIPS code
SOC codes
15-1132.00, 15-1251.00, 15-1253.00, 15-1254.00
Program Availability
Occupational Area
Information Technology
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