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IT professionals: Advance your career and expand your knowledge and skill set with training for beginning application development for mobile devices.

The courses in this program are ideal for the novice with a technical aptitude wanting to delve into app development. Students will be introduced to skills in HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript for designing, building and optimizing cross-platform mobile apps that are fast and run on just about any smartphone, tablet or computer.

What is the job outlook?

Employment of application software developers is projected to increase by 31% through 2027, faster than the average for all occupations. The median salary of software application developers in Maryland is approximately $101,000 per year.

Source: Emsi 2018.4

What is the training?

The training consists of four noncredit courses, each lasting six weeks. Courses are online and cover the basic knowledge needed to begin creating mobile applications compatible with most platforms using JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3.

Total hours: 96

What courses will I take?

Note: The courses in this CEWD Certificate Program are online courses.

OLA-358 Introduction to CSS3 and HTML5

OLA-359 Intermediate CSS3 and HTML5

OLA-344 Introduction to JavaScript

OLA-336 Creating Mobile Apps with HTML5

What will I earn?

Upon successful completion, students earn an AACC continuing education certificate. To receive the certificate, submit a Student Application for Continuing Education Certificate to the Technology Training office.

What will it cost?

$580 for Anne Arundel County residents, including tuition and fees

What are the requirements?

Students must be at least 16 years old with basic computer and internet experience. A basic aptitude for programming is necessary, but HTML and/or programming experience is not required. 


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