Information Technology: Android/iOS Programming

This award is not eligible for Financial Aid

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Information Technology: Android/iOS Programming provides students with entry-level programming skills and knowledge in developing software for both Android and iOS devices. It includes programming in both Java and Objective-C or Swift languages.


Major Code: 
Certificate of Completion (CCL)
Total credits required: 
Award notes

Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses within the program.
Students should consult with a Department Advisor in arranging their schedules.
This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.

Program prerequisites
Course #Course TitleCredits
CIS105Survey of Computer Information Systems (3) OR
Permission of division chair or department coordinator0-3
Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
CIS163AAJava Programming: Level I3
CIS165Introduction to iPhone Application Programming3
CIS165DAAndroid Mobile Device Programming3
CIS263AAJava Programming: Level II3
  • Use Java language to solve problems using appropriate forms, tools, and language components. (CIS163AA)
  • Develop mobile app applications for Android platform. (CIS165DA)
  • Develop mobile apps for iOS devices (iPhone and/or iPad). (CIS165)
  • Use Objective-C and/or Swift language to solve coding problems/algorithms. (CIS165)
  • Create and instantiate custom classes with Object-oriented programming. (CIS263AA)
  • Develop applications that access, query, update and display stored data. (CIS263AA)

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