Certificate in iOS & Mac Application Development

Formerly titled iPhone & Cocoa Development

Approved by the UW Department of Computer Science & Engineering 

Certificates » iOS & Mac Application Development
Program Features
  • Classroom or online format
  • Completion of a full-featured iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch application, from the design phase to market
  • Option to choose between enterprise or immersive-entertainment application development for third course, or take both (starting in autumn 2014)
Who Should Apply
  • Programmers with one to two years of experience and fluency in a high-level object-oriented programming language  
Learn to develop and market your own high-quality iOS and Mac applications. Understand the essential components of a well-designed, well-engineered app. Become fluent in the Objective-C programming language and the Cocoa framework. Study the key elements of an interactive and visually appealing user interface. Examine tools and techniques for testing and debugging your apps, and learn ways to market your apps directly or through the iTunes or Mac App stores.
Key Outcome
You will be able to successfully design, build, test and market your own iOS and Mac applications.
Start Location Program ID Status
Summer 2014  Details Details Online 4383
Autumn 2014  Details Details Downtown Seattle 4877 In Development
Winter 2015  Details Details Downtown Seattle 4878 In Development
Autumn 2013  Details Details Downtown Seattle 4260 Closed
Winter 2014  Details Details Bellevue 4379 Closed
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iOS & Mac Application Development 

Become an iPhone developer and release high-quality apps.

Hot Jobs: Software Application Developers 

I honestly believe that without this certification on my résumé, the recruiters at Apple would not have noticed it. I firmly believe that. Even if the certification doesn’t get someone’s résumé noticed, the knowledge and skills they gain is going to jump-start their iPhone development career.

Certificate Graduate, 2010