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Modern Application Development Certificate Program


Expand your professional skills while learning to build native applications

The University of Central Missouri Modern Application Development certificate program provides students with skills in demand by numerous employers. The US Department of Labor reports that new jobs expected in this field over the next five years totals close to 4,245 with average salaries at $90,000 annually. This course includes instruction on React Native, one of the most approachable and powerful frameworks for mobile application development. Created by Facebook, it is open source software that saves companies time and money by allowing developers by build an application in one language (JavaScript) and compile applications to their native languages. Through this program, students earn a certificate of completion and continuing education units which may not be applied to a degree program and are not eligible for federal financial aid.

UCM certificate cost icon   $4,600
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Contact hours icon    300 hours  Prerequesites checklist icon   18 years of age or older, high school diploma or GED, strong computer skills, some prior programming experience preferred.


Prepare for in-demand, high-paying career in this fast-growing fieldMen-and-women-working-on-computers

In this valuable course, you will learn to build native applications for mobile iOS and Android platforms while developing strong programming fundamentals and knowledge of professional development tools. Students will have the foundational education to take this knowledge and expand on it in a number of different ways professionally.

What you will learn

  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • JavaScript
  • Object-oriented programming
  • Node.js
  • NPM
  • React Native
  • Command Line
  • Git
  • Essential employment skills such as communication, working in teams, problem-solving, self-leadership, integrity, goal management, human behavior and career management

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