This program consists of four 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.
Specific Admission Requirements
Successful completion of all courses in the Entry Level Software Development Certificate or permission of the Department Chair of Information Technology.
There is a growing demand for software developers in New Hampshire. In September 2015, the job search site Indeed.com listed over 478 software developers and similar jobs open in the state. National median salaries are $59,141 (salary.com, September 2015). Job growth in this field is projected at 22% in New Hampshire through 2022 (www.nhes.nh.gov/elmi/products/proj.htm).
Advanced Software Development Certificate
|Course Number||Course Title||CL||LAB||CR|
|IST 118C||Mobile Application Development||2||2||3|
|IST 215C||Advanced Windows Programming||2||2||3|
|IST 225C||C# Programming||2||2||3|
|IST 240C||Advanced Web Programming||2||2||3|
|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