Mobile Software Development
Regis University's 12 credit-hour graduate certificate in Mobile Software Development is comprised of two Android courses and two iOS courses. The first course of each sequence focuses on the development of the handset user interface, whereas the second course focuses on the back-end integration of external resources using web services.
The Mobile Software Development program is designed for software engineers, software developers, software architects, and other software professionals who aspire to move into advanced technical positions and senior technical leadership positions, expanding the value they bring to their organizations. The primary emphasis is on current mobile software development principles, best practices, techniques, and technologies that enable one to actively contribute to the productivity and competitiveness of the organization.
Total Mobile Software Development Certificate Requirements: 12 credit hours
Printable Fact Sheet: To download a printable fact sheet with details about required classes, admissions requirements, and start dates, please visit our fact sheet library. Please note: The best source for the most current information is an admissions counselor.
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Course Requirements (12 credit hours)
||iOS Software Development
||Enterprise iOS Software Development
||Android Software Development
||Enterprise Android Software Development
|Total Certificate Requirements = 12 credit hours
Please note that recent course requirement updates may not be reflected in the list above and you should contact an admissions counselor at 800.944.7667 for recent changes and updates.
To download a printable fact sheet with program details, click here.
PROGRESS TOWARD A MASTER’S DEGREE
All four classes of the Mobile Software Development graduate academic certificate can be applied toward the Master of Science in Software Engineering degree program.
A candidate for one of the academic certificate programs must possess the prerequisite skills for entry into one of the College of Computer & Information Sciences (CC&IS) programs and the specific prerequisite skills/knowledge identified in each certificate program. Three or more years of relevant work experience OR a bachelor’s degree within the past two years in a relevant computer information sciences field is required. Applicants must possess a baccalaureate degree either from a U.S. regionally accredited institution or a recognized institution in another nation equivalent to a U.S. regionally accredited bachelor’s degree.
Regis University’s graduate academic certificates are designed for students who seek new career opportunities, are looking to enhance their work-related knowledge and skills and to advance themselves educationally. The graduate academic certificate represents a selection of courses from the Master of Science programs. These courses could eventually be included in a CC&IS graduate student's program of study or stand alone as courses beyond the degree requirements.
Materials Needed for Application and Admission
Complete the online certificate application
Application fee: $50.00 non-refundable application fee (waived for Regis University graduates)
Submit official degree-bearing transcripts either from a U.S.regionally accredited institution or recognized institution in another nation. Official transcripts must be sent directly from your previously attended schools to the Office of Admissions. You can download a transcript request form here.
- Submit mailed transcripts to:
Office of Admissions
3333 Regis Boulevard
Mail Code: P-28
Denver, CO 80221-1099
Electronic transcripts may be sent to sendtranscripttoRU@regis.edu
Admissions essay (Career Goal Statement). Instructions to upload your completed statement are included in the online application.
Additional admission requirements apply to international students who are non-U.S. citizens
Please remember: Applications that are incomplete and/or missing information will NOT be processed.
All completed applications for admissions will be reviewed. A minimum undergraduate cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale is recommended. Applicants with a GPA below 3.0 and/or those applicant who do not meet the work experience requirement will be considered on an individual basis and will be required to take one 500-level foundational course (3 credits) prior to beginning their 600-level graduate program coursework. A grade of “B” or better must be achieved in the 500-level foundational course to continue progressing through the 600-level graduate program coursework.
It is recommended that applications are submitted one month in advance of desired start date to ensure adequate processing time and optimize class availability options. Completed applications will be considered up to two weeks prior to the start date. Visit the academic calendar to view start dates.
Your application file, including all required documents, must be completed to be considered for admission. Keep in mind that classes can reach capacity, so you are encouraged to apply now for admission consideration.
All completed application materials should be submitted at least six to eight weeks in advance of your intended start date. It takes longer to process international applications. Visit the academic calendar here.