Blockchain

Would you like to learn about Blockchain?

Let Mesa Community College introduce you to the world of distributed ledgers, smart contracts, and cryptocurrencies. Blockchain is the underlying technology that is revolutionizing business.

Data indicates the demand for employees with knowledge of blockchain technology will continue to grow as industries adopt this cutting-edge technology. By being the first community college in the state to offer this certificate, we are helping students position themselves to compete for high-wage, high-demand career opportunities. Add Blockchain skills to your programming resume to enhance your future.

Course Descriptions

Survey of Blockchain Technology (CIS171) - 3 credits

This survey class will introduce you to the exciting world of distributed ledger technology (i.e. the blockchain), cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ether as well as smart contracts. The emphasis is on the blockchain's role in revolutionizing business. Get started on your Blockchain certificate now. Prerequisites: None.

Choose one of the following:


Ethereum Blockchain Application Development (CIS231) - 3 Credits


Exploration of the theory behind Ethereum blockchain technology and the development of Ethereum smart contracts. In-depth emphasis on programming concepts relating to the creation and eventual deployment of smart contracts to the Ethereum blockchain.

CIS261 Hyperledger Blockchain Application Development - 3 credits

Exploration of the theory behind Hyperledger blockchain technology and the development of Hyperledger smart contracts. In-depth emphasis on programming concepts relating to the creation and eventual deployment of smart contracts to the Hyperledger blockchain.

Tuition

$85 per credit hour plus a one-time $15 registration fee

Total cost: *$525 (6 credits including the initial registration fee)
* Tuition does not include fees for materials or textbookS.

Course Location

A self paced online class located on Mesa Community College's Canvas. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started

Contact



Instructor: Dennis Kibbe
Students may contact instructor at: dennis.kibbe@mesacc.edu

Email MITI Director, Diane Meza with questions.

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