Professional web developers work to build and maintain high-end websites for a multitude of clients. Specialists who work in this field aren't just webmasters, but rather have the technical capability to write custom scripts that will accommodate clients’ needs. Web developers require professional training, certification and experience working in different programming codes, and scripting languages. The Oracle Certified Associate, Java SE 5 / SE 6 certification provides an ideal entry into an application development or a software project management career using Java technologies. This worldwide credential validates basic knowledge of Object-Oriented (OO) Concepts, UML representation of OO concepts, the Java programming language, and general knowledge of Java Platforms and Technologies. Candidates for this exam include entry level Java programmers, students studying to become Java programmers, as well as project or program managers working with Java technology in the software development industry.
Recognizing the need for skilled developers, the Java Programming Specialist program provides a platform to produce skilled developers with the ability to take into account the client's needs and vision along with the target market to create a website and accompanying mobile applications. Students who complete this program will work through hands-on exercises and labs using real Java code. Additionally, the certification exams validate students’ capabilities using real-world, scenario-based questions that assess and challenge students’ ability to perform as experienced web developers.
At the conclusion of this program, students will be able to:
Education and National Certifications
Upon successful completion of this program, students would be eligible to sit for the
Oracle Certified Associate JAVA SE 5 / SE 6 exam and the Microsoft
Office Specialist (MOS) exam. Although there are no state approval,
state registration or other state requirements for this program,
students who complete this program will be prepared
and are eligible to sit for the national certification exams. Students
who complete this program are encouraged to complete the externship
option with their program. Students who complete this program can and do
sit for the Oracle Certified Associate JAVA SE 5 / SE 6 and MOS
national certification exams and are qualified, eligible and prepared to
Externship / Hands on Training / Practicum
Although not a requirement, once
students complete the program, they have the ability to participate in
an externship and/or hands on practicum so as to practice the skills
necessary to perform the job requirements of a professional in this
field. Students will be assisted with completing a resume and/or other
requirements necessary to work in this field. All students who complete
this program are eligible to participate in an externship and will be
placed with a participating organization near their location.