Earn a Software Development Engineering Certificate

A Software Development Engineering certificate develops technical aptitude through foundational theories and practices to become a skilled software development engineer!

Blue Ridge CTC’s certificate in Software Development Engineering offers practical and academic training that skilled software developers require.

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Why Earn a Certificate in Software Development Engineering?

With the Software Development Engineering certificate program, students develop real-time skills required for programming and mobile application development. The program allows students to:

    • Develop technical skills related to software design and development.
    • Apply learnt skills in actual work situations through hands-on practice.
    • Build a solid foundation to become a skilled software engineer in approx.1-year.
    • Plan for certifications such as Microsoft Technology Associate Software Development Fundamentals and more.


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Plan an In-Demand Career with a Software Development Engineering Certificate

Learn software development skills from certified experts. The Software Development Engineering program allows students to learn and demonstrate in-demand technical skills required in modern-day software design and development professions.

Throughout the Software Development Engineering program, students understand the foundational principles of software engineering and develop high-tech applications focused on providing solutions.

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What You Will Learn - Curriculum Overview

With the Software Development Engineering certificate program, students receive hands-on training from highly trained faculty about the essentials of software development engineering.

Students learn core concepts of software development engineering such as web page design, introduction to programming logic, C#, Java and Python programming, mobile application development, and more. Our Software Development Engineering Certificate allows students to:

    • Learn and implement technical skills in actual work situations.
    • Develop solution-focused skill sets by applying software engineering principles.
    • Understand various programming methods and languages to develop secure program code compatible with web and mobile platforms.
    • Develop robust software using software development life cycle.

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With a 1-year economical, flexible certificate in Software Development Engineering, students obtain foundation knowledge to potentially seek employment as software engineering professionals in the IT field available in the local economy.

The Blue Ridge CTC Software Development Engineering certificate program develops real-world skills through hands-on training and expert guidance from qualified faculty.

With our Software Development Engineering certificate program, students learn core concepts and theories required to begin or advance in the software engineering field. The program develops real-life skills to learn and implement soluble techniques for programming and mobile application development for businesses.


Note: All salary projections are based on the current position and educational needs. BRCTC cannot guarantee that job titles or the projections given will be the salaries students or graduates will ultimately receive. Two year completion is approximate and based on full-time enrollment. Student testimonials, income statements, and examples on the College website are the results of real students. These testimonials are not intended to guarantee that anyone will achieve the same or similar results. Each individual’s success depends on his or her desire, commitment, dedication, and motivation to pursue academic and workforce opportunities. Testimonials are not intended to create a contract between a student and the College.

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