Certificate of Completion in Software Quality Assurance

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Academic Plan

CCL Software Quality Assurance

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MCCCD Program Detail



Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.

The Certificate of Completion (CCL)in Software Quality Assurance in quality and testing are an integral part of software design, development, and construction. The Software Quality Assurance program prepares students to work in a variety of environments. The program emphasizes the importance of quality control in the software environment, the tools used in a testing environment, and how to apply quality assurance concepts in the working environment. The program is designed for both people seeking to enter a career in software quality assurance as well as those already working in the field who wish to advance and update their knowledge and skills.

Program Prerequisites Credits: 3

CIS150ABObject-Oriented Programming Fundamentals (3) OR
CIS159Visual Basic Programming I (3) OR
CIS162ABC++: Level I (3) OR
CIS162ADC#: Level I (3) OR
CIS163AAJava Programming: Level I (3)3

Required Courses Credits: 12

CIS244Testing Software Tools3
CIS246Software Quality3
CIS248Engineering Quality in Software Development3
CIS249Software Testing for Quality Assurance3

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Major: 5393
First Term: 2009 Fall
Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 12
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Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: - MC
Occupational Area: Business
Instructional Council: Business/Management (03) Computer Information System (12)
GPA: 2.0
Last Updated: 10/08/2009