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Certificate in C++ Programming

Harness the Power of Object-Oriented Programming for Flexibility and Control

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Program Details

  • Location: Online
  • Duration: 8 months
  • Times: Evenings
  • Cost: $4,335

Next start date:

February 7, 2023

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About this Program


C++ remains one of the most popular languages in the world, and its platform-independent code is found in every operating system in existence. Developers who are fluent in this language can produce a wide variety of applications for embedded systems, mobile devices, robotics, healthcare, games and more. 

This three-course certificate program will teach you the best practices for professional-style coding in production-level code. You’ll learn high-level object-oriented programming skills and gain valuable experience by developing and testing C++ programs, including understanding object life cycles, implementing polymorphic object hierarchies, and applying the C++ standard coding guidelines. 

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DESIGNED FOR

Experienced software developers and IT professionals. Those with less experience should consider taking our course in Foundations of C Programming first.

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WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

  • Object-oriented modeling and design principles
  • Practical issues affecting large-scale software development
  • Advanced C++ Standard Library containers, algorithms and utilities 
  • How to practice good software design and test methods using C++
  • C++ coding guidelines and the implications of the way solutions are crafted

GET HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE

  • Take on development challenges that are modeled on real-world programming problems like game development and computer graphics 
  • Receive professional code review feedback on submissions to support your programming evolution

Career Stats

74%

Alumni working in field

Top Employers

Boeing, Microsoft, Tableau, Amazon, GitHub, various gaming companies

22%

Projected job growth for software developers in the United States (2020-2030)

$110,140

Average salary for software developers in the United States (2020)

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Program Overview

Complete the courses listed below to earn the certificate. You may be able to take individual courses without enrolling in the certificate program; check the course pages for details.

Learning Format

Online With Real-Time Meetings

Combine the convenience of online learning with the immediacy of real-time interaction. You’ll stream courses online and interact with your instructors and fellow students via chat, web conferencing or phone, all in real time. Learn More »

Program Sessions

Online With Real-Time Meetings

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