Companies and federal agencies wishing to maintain their position in the current digital climate have a need for skilled employees with a strong understanding of Java programming. Our certificate program, which focuses on the Java 2 Enterprise Edition (J2EE) specification for distributed web-based applications, is designed to provide the essential tools needed to develop applications that can accommodate multiple platforms. The curriculum provides concepts and techniques for building server-side application for dynamic data-driven web sites.
The certificate requires the completion of 6 courses (18 credits). This credential is valuable for those employees tasked with, or interested in, the development of dynamic data-driven web sites using Java. A knowledge and/or background of Java programming is required. For those not familiar with Java, two bridge courses are offered as prerequisites IT 3210 Introduction to Programming Using Java and IT 4210 Applying Data Structures Using Java.