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Full Stack Developer


This certificate program is a program option in the Application Development pathway and will articulate closely with the Application Development AAS-T and BAS programs. The certificate is very intensive and is for students looking for the shortest path to an entry-level position as a web/cloud application technician. Students looking to design and develop applications are advised to seek further study in the pathway. The certificate program is ideal for students looking for entry-level work in the field or for career changers with some knowledge of coding and programming, but no formal training.

Note: Advanced placement testing, work experience, and transfer of credits may result in course waivers, credit transfer, and advanced placement.

Estimated Length of Completion

Degree Quarters Credits
Certificate Full Time:
Part Time:

Program lengths are estimates, not guarantees. For the most current program information, please check with the program contact.

Course Course ID Credits Availability

Course Substitute : higher MATH placement

Covers whole numbers, fractions, decimals, percent, ratio and proportion, geometry and measurements and introduction to algebra and discussions concerning math avoidance.

MATH 081 5.0
  • Students will be able to transition into the Application Development AAS-T degree program where, upon completion they will meet the prerequisite requirements for entry into the Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Application Development.
  • Students will apply scientific or technical knowledge in order to understand issues, solve problems, and engage in useful and responsible practices in computer programming
  • Debug and manage software applications
  • Test full stack web applications and develop simple applications.
  • Share code and function effectively as a member of a team, collaborate with development teams to discuss, analyze, or resolve usability issues.

Generic Description for Career information for all programs

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All costs are estimates and are not guarantees. For the most current program information, check with an adviser by calling 206.934.5391. There are additional costs for books and supplies. Each student is responsible for the purchase of certain supplies and required tools before the instruction begins.

Part Time

  • Resident Cost : $6,730.90
  • NonResident Cost : $7,613.66
  • International Student Cost : $17,348.96

Hours may vary based on specific program requirements. For the most current program information, check with an adviser by calling 206.934.5391.


Course Course ID Credits Availability

This course is taken only if following the T-Mobile Project Sequence

The hands-on environment allows students to learn basic word processing (Word), spreadsheet (Excel), database (Access), and presentation graphics (Power Point) applications concepts. Students will create a variety of business documents and learn editing and formatting techniques. In addition, students will be introduced to file control features such as creating and naming directories, renaming files, and deleting, copying and moving files. Computer lab fee required

BUS 169 5.0

In CWE 110, students apply theory and skills learned in previously completed courses to their internship work site. Students write learning objectives, participate in online discussions, have performance evaluations, and share/reflect on their experiences through oral presentation and a final essay. Hybrid course meets 2x during the quarter. Read instructor notes for meeting dates and times. Credits variable (2-3) Prerequisites: Completed 45 credits and/or instructor permission.

CWE 110 3.0

Do you want to know how to program a computer? Can you debug a control structure that is using an array? If you like working puzzles and solving problems, you'll like programming. This class is designed to give you a basic understanding of the programming field. You will learn how to solve problems through programming logic and design and how to use efficient troubleshooting techniques to find and correct errors. English language placement into ENG 101 is recommended. Computer Fee.

IT 102 5.0

Provides students with a comprehensive introduction to XHTML and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) for page formating and layout. Students learn to create well formed, valid code; set-up and maintenance of web sites and file; directory structure wil also be emphasized.Cpmputer Fee

IT 111 5.0

This course is NOT taken if following the T-Mobile Project Sequence

IT 112 5.0

Introduces students to program solving and object-oriented programming techniques using the Java programming language. Prereq: All required IT program prerequisites - IT 102, IT 111. Computer Fee.

IT 115 5.0

Provides instruction in techniques for creating, modifying, deleting, and querying databases using SQL. This course focuses on designing and understanding SQL queries using Microsoft SQL Server. These techniques can also be used with other relational DBMS like MySQL, Oracle, and Access. This course involves 'hands-on' work by individual students as well as lectures and demonstrations by the instructor. Eligibility for ENG 093/094 or higher is strongly recommended. Work or Class (such as IT 101) experience using a DBMS is strongly recommended. Computer Fee.

IT 125 5.0

Covers the fundamental mechanics of web page production starting with the absolute basics of creating properly structured websites using the HyperText Markup Language (HTML) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). Students will learn how to write their own code to create web pages that include text, links, images, tables, and forms as well as how to launch their website on the Internet using the File Transfer Protocol (FTP).

IT 161 5.0

This course focuses on the use of JavaScript and Dynamic HTML for creating web sites. Students will learn to manipulate and control XHTML pages with JavaScript and Cascading Stylesheets. Students will apply these skills in building Web pages for independent and team assignments. Students will work cooperatively on team projects using effective communication and interpersonal skills. Prerequisites: IT 106, IT 111, IT 168. IT 168 may be taken concurrently. Computer Fee.

IT 211 5.0

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IT 212 5.0
Course Course ID Credits Availability

This course teaches effective interpersonal communication skills. Students learn communication styles and effective ways to adapt communication to meet business needs. Through individual and group activities, students improve understanding of cultural diversity, non-verbal communication, and individual influences on communication. Techniques for making informal and formal business presentations are also covered. Careful preparation for the employment interview is emphasized.

BUS 236 5.0

This is an overview of basic mathematical applications for electronic circuit analysis. Includes fundamental concepts of operations with numbers, the metric system, fundamental algebraic concepts, graphing, exponential and logarithmic functions, right angle triangles, basic trig functions, vectors and complex numbers. Prerequisite: MAT 081 or equivalent.

EET 109 5.0

Interdisciplinary focus on effective intercultural communication, including the role of language and history in creating and sustaining cultures. Emphasis on developing skills to identify cultural patterns and values as well as gaining critical tools to understand cultural diversity. Transfer Class.

HUM 105 5.0