Applied Computer Science (Undergraduate Certificate)
*Courses for this certificate programs are offered both online and on campus. Please check the current course listings for online availability.
As a student in the Applied Computer Science Certificate program, you learn how computer technologies, principles, and concepts can be used to solve problems in such diverse fields as politics, business, education, and the environment.
You complete 18 credit hours of work, including courses in web development, computer science concepts, and software project management. You learn how to
- solve complex problems.
- design and implement algorithms.
- apply computer science theory to practical problems.
- adapt to technological change.
- program in at least two languages.
Upon successful completion of the certificate, you will have the technical proficiency, project management skills, communication expertise, and analytical skills needed to develop working solutions for computing challenges.
The certificate prepares you for entry-level positions in jobs such as database management, web development, multimedia, system administration, or user support.
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