Computer Information Systems - Application Developer Certificate of Achievement (Certificate of Achievement, 2020-2021)

Program Info

Year Established
Program Code
Degree Type
Certificate of Achievement

Program Description


Provides instruction and training in the highly marketable Information Technology (IT) area of Microsoft .NET application development. Application Developer certificate courses listed can be applied to an Associate in Applied Science within the Computer Information Systems program. The College is a member of Microsoft’s MSDN Academic Alliance program. This allows students to download the professional version of Visual Studio for free.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  1. Design, create and manipulate with an enterprise database.
  2. Write computer programs using object oriented programming language.
  3. Explain the client – server model of web development and client and server – side web pages.
Career Opportunities

• Application developer for C# applications • Application developer for ASP.NET Internet applications • Database Administrator for SQL Server database

Registry / Certification / Licensure Exam Information

Courses in the Application Developer certificate provide excellent preparation for the Microsoft certification programs designed to take your IT skills and career to the next level.

Program Requirements

Required Core Courses
Minimum Total Credit Hours
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2019 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.