This program consists of three courses which provide students with programming and systems design skills used in business and industry. Students will use different programming languages while designing databases and creating business front ends. This program is not Financial Aid eligible.

Graduates will be prepared for entry-level software development positions, and/or to continue their education with programs such as NHTI’s Associate Degree in Information Technology.

Please note: The Entry Level Software Development Certificate is a prerequisite for those students who wish to take the Advanced Software Development Certificate.

Specific Admission Requirements

Successful completion of all courses in the Entry Level Software Development Certificate or permission of the Department Chair of Information Technology


Advanced Software Development Certificate

Course NumberCourse TitleCLLABCR
IST 118CMobile Application Development223
IST 215CAdvanced Windows Programming223
IST 225CC# Programming223
CL – Number of lecture/classroom hours per week for the course
LAB – Number of simulation laboratory, laboratory or clinical hours per week for the course
CR – Number of credit hours for the course

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