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Windows App Development

This award is not eligible for Financial Aid

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


Academic Plan Code: 
Certificate of Completion (CCL)
Total credits required: 
Effective term: 
2020 Fall
Award notes

This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
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.

Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
CIS105Survey of Computer Information Systems (3) OR
Permission of Program Director, Department or Division Chair (0)0-3
CIS162ADC#: Level I3
CIS165DBC#/VB.NET: Windows 8 App Development (3) OR
CIS165DCXamarin/C# Cross Platform Development (3)3
CIS262ADC# Level II3
Restricted Electives
Course #Course TitleCredits
Free Electives
Course #Course TitleCredits
  • Design and develop a user interface that utilizes professional UI/UX principles. (CIS165DB, CIS165DC)
  • Design and develop applications that meet the client's needs utilizing the appropriate controls for the appropriate platform. (CIS105, CIS162AD, CIS165DB, CIS165DC, CIS262AD)
  • Develop effective, efficient, tested code that meets specifications. (CIS105, CIS162AD, CIS165DB, CIS165DC, CIS262AD)
  • Analyze problems using critical thinking skills and design program solutions. (CIS105, CIS162AD, CIS165DB, CIS165DC, CIS262AD)
  • Research and evaluate professional resources to effectively apply them to a problem. (CIS162AD, CIS165DB, CIS165DC, CIS262AD)
  • Communicate in varied settings, both orally and in writing, in a culturally responsive manner to function well in a diverse and collaborative team environment. (CIS262AD)
  • Practice industry accepted professional and ethical behavior. (CIS262AD)

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