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Application Development, Certificate of Proficiency

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The Certificate of Proficiency in Application Development allows employees who do not have a degree to obtain a credential to advance their career prospects. The certificate also allows those individuals who earned degrees outside the computing fields to obtain a credential in Application Development to increase their value to their current or future employers.

Total Program Credits: 18

Matriculation Requirements:  

Programming Prerequisite:

  • INFO 1200 Computer Programming I IS IT (3.0) or CS 1400 Fundamentals of Programming (3.0)

Web Design Recommended Prerequisite:

  • INFO 2420 Web Application Design
  • or DGM 2120 Web Essentials (3.0)             
  • Other INFO or IT Prerequisites (depending on elective)       
Discipline Core Requirements: 15 Credits
  INFO 2410 Database Fundamentals 3
  INFO 3300 Web Systems Development 3
  INFO 3330 Client-Side Web Development 3
  INFO 3360 Server-Side Web Frameworks 3
  INFO 4420 Mobile Application Development 3
Elective Requirements: 3 Credits
Choose 3 credits from the following courses:   3
  INFO 2200 Computer Programming II for IS/IT (3.0)  
  INFO 4300 Enterprise Web Development (3.0)  
  INFO 4425 Web Application Security (3.0)  

Graduation Requirements:

  1. Completion of a minimum of 18 semester credits.
  2. Minimum grade of C- required in all courses.
  3. Overall grade point average of 2.0 (C) or above.
  4. Residency hours: minimum of 9 credit hours through course attendance at UVU.

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track.

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and Italicized.

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
INFO 2410 Database Fundamentals 3
  Semester Total: 3
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
INFO 3300
Web Systems Development 3
INFO 3330
Client-Side Web Development 3
INFO 4420
Mobile App Development 3
  Semester Total: 9
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
INFO 3360
Server-Side Web Frameworks 3
Elective   3
  Semester Total: 6
  Degree total: 18


Information Systems and Technology

The Information Systems and Technology department is in the   Scott M. Smith College of Engineering. To find the most up-to-date information, including Program Learning Outcomes for degree programs offered by the Information Systems and Technology department, visit their website.

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