Software Development: Online Certificate Program

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This program is a great fit for:

Individuals interested in a career in technology

Recent high school graduates

Current technology workers looking to upskill or grow their career

Embark on an immersive journey into the world of software development with our comprehensive Software Developer Certification Program. Over the course of 33 weeks, you'll dive deep into the art and science of coding, gaining the expertise needed to create software solutions for today's digital world. This program is a significant commitment that prepares you for a full-time career as a software developer, equipping you with the skills and knowledge required to excel in this dynamic field.

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Course length

33 weeks

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Weekly time commitment

15-20 hours

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This comprehensive curriculum covers every essential aspect required for a successful career in the software development field. In an era where technology drives innovation, software developers are the architects of the digital age, crafting solutions that power our interconnected world.

Our program offers a deep exploration of the software development lifecycle, providing you with a solid foundation in programming languages, software design principles, and development methodologies. You'll gain hands-on experience in building web and mobile applications, working on real-world projects, and collaborating with industry professionals. From front-end development and back-end engineering to databases and cloud computing, our curriculum is tailored to equip you with the skills necessary to thrive in today's software development landscape. Upon completion, you'll be well-prepared to embark on a rewarding career in software development, creating the digital solutions that drive innovation and transform industries. Join us and take your first step towards becoming a proficient software developer.

Why Choose Siena Heights University?

Siena Heights University’s Workforce Development certificate programs were built to meet the needs of modern-day students. You can start learning as soon as today and be on the path to a fulfilling new career in just a few weeks or months.

Online and self-paced coursework

Affordable tuition

Fulfilling, flexible job opportunities

Industry-leading credentials

Clinicals included (if necessary)

Certificates matched to industry demands

The number of software developers will grow 25 percent by 2032, representing an additional 450,000 jobs added to the U.S. marketplace.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Is this Software Development Certificate Program right for me? 

  • Are you passionate about software development and dedicated to crafting innovative digital solutions?, Are you ready to invest 33 weeks in intensive learning to become a proficient software developer?, Are you excited about mastering various programming languages, development tools, and best practices?, Do you envision yourself as a software development expert, capable of building software applications that transform industries?, Are you committed to staying updated with emerging technologies and trends to remain at the forefront of software development? 

Career Paths

Software Developer
Front-End Developer
Back-End Developer
Full-Stack Developer
Mobile App Developer
Web Developer
Game Developer