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Programming - Mobile Applications Development

If you're interested in beginning a career in computer programming, there are several pathways for you at NWACC. An associate degree in Programming - Mobile Applications Development will equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to develop useful, productive, and even entertaining software for all types of computers. 

Learning Outcomes:

  • Take an idea from concept to reality
  • Develop apps for both Android and iOS devices, including smart phones and tablets with the end user in mind
  • Create engaging user interfaces for apps
  • Utilize the mobile device's buil-in environmental sensors and cameras
  • Use the mobile device's built-in location services within their apps
  • Prepare to market their apps


See your specific degree plan and advisor for class details and sequence.  Search Course Listing for class dates and times.

Degree & Careers:

Many courses at NWACC carry transfer credit to four-year institutions and can fulfill general education requirements.

Those who pursue a degree in Mobile Applications Development may find job opportunities in the following occupations:

  •  Mobile Applications Developer
  • iOS and/or Android Application Developer
  • Interface Designer
  • Interactive Web Developer
  • Mobile Application Marketer
  • Technical Project Lead
  • Online Entrepreneur