About this Program
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Java is perhaps the most widely used programming language in the IT world, underlying the Hadoop software framework and many data-heavy, enterprise-level operations. This versatile server-side language has also become a standard for games, mobile apps and web-based content, and the demand for Java developers continues to grow at a rapid rate.
You’ll begin this three-course certificate program by covering the full range of Java fundamentals before gaining greater competency over time. You’ll get an introduction to the most commonly used APIs as well as more advanced language features and APIs. Using industry standard tools, you’ll develop, test and deploy Java programs of increasing complexity and learn the skills to create your own full-featured Java applications.
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Find the Right Programming Language for You DESIGNED FOR
IT professionals with two years of programming experience in either an object-oriented or procedural language. Those with less experience should consider taking our course in
Java Foundations first.
Java is perhaps the most widely used programming language in the IT world. Hear from lead instructor Russ Moul about the value of learning Java programming.
Play WHAT YOU’LL LEARN
Syntax of the Java language
Object-oriented programming concepts such as interaction, inheritance, abstraction, encapsulation and patterns
Commonly used class libraries for working with strings, numbers and collections
Integration libraries and data structures to store and manipulate data, connect to databases and communicate over a network
Advanced concepts such as multithreading, logging, regular expressions and Java servlets
GET HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE
You’ll build applications using real-world software architecture principles and advanced Java features and get feedback from professional Java programmers.
Alumni working in field
Expeditors, Amazon, Boeing, Indeed, Microsoft, F5 Networks
Projected job growth for software developers in Washington state (2018-28)
Average salary for software developers in Washington state (2020)
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