Enhance Enterprise Software Development Skills

Regis University’s graduate certificate in Enterprise Java™ Software Development is designed for professionals with software development experience who wish to develop specific skills and knowledge in enterprise software development using Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE).
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Enterprise Java™ Software Development Graduate Certificate

Degree Overview

Offered both online and on-campus, the graduate academic certificate in Enterprise Java Software Development introduces use-case driven iterative software development techniques and explores advanced features of the Java software development environment along with auxiliary software development tools.

The 12-credit-hour academic certificate covers advanced topics from the Java API, as well as enterprise architecture, Java Servlets, Java Server Pages, Enterprise JavaBeans and other timely Java technologies.

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Total Certificate Credit Requirements: 12 credit hours

Learn more about certificate programs offered by Regis University, including the minimum number of credit hours, cost estimates, related occupations and loan information.

Program Requirements

Listed below are the required courses for completion of this degree at Regis University. Please note that recent course requirement updates may not be reflected in the list below and you should contact an admissions counselor at 800.944.7667 for recent changes and updates.

This degree program requires 12.00 credit hours for completion. Please contact your advisor or the Office of Enrollment Services at 303.458.4126.

Certificate: Enterprise Java Software Development

MSSE 670 - Java Software Development

Introduces use-case driven iterative software development techniques using a layered software architecture using the Java programming language. Topics include unit testing, the use of various software patterns, and refactoring code. Requires students to document and develop a project using layered software architecture.

Pre-requisite: MSSE*600

Cross listing(s): MSCS 670.

MSSE 672 - Advanced Java Software Development

Introduces advanced features of the Java software development environment along with auxiliary software development tools. Topics include Eclipse, the Ant build tool, the use of Java exceptions and logging, collections and generics, JDBC and object-relational mapping with Hibernate, XML processing, client-server programming, and multithreaded applications.

Pre-requisite: TAKE MSSE*670;

Cross listing(s): MSCS 672.

MSSE 674 - Enterprise Java Software Development

Continues the advanced use of the Java 2 Platform. Topics include web applications and Java 2 Enterprise Edition. Emphasizes the use of Java Servlets and Java Server Pages (JSPs) to develop web application using a layered software architecture. Other topics include Custom Tag libraries, Apache Struts, request and response filters, and security.

Pre-requisite: TAKE MSSE*672;

Cross listing(s): MSCS 674.

MSSE 676 - Advanced Enterprise Java Software Dev

Continues development of Java EE applications with Enterprise Web Service Technologies. Topics include:Java for XML Web Services, Java for RESTful Web Services, Context and Dependency Injection, Java Persistence API, Enterprise JavaBeans, and Application Security.

Pre-requisite: TAKE MSSE*674;

Cross listing(s): MSCS 676.

Course Descriptions

Listed below are the available courses offered at Regis University within this respective degree program. The courses below include the degree program requirements as well as courses. Please contact an admissions counselor at 800.944.7667 for recent changes and updates.

MSSE 670 Java Software Development (3.00)

Introduces use-case driven iterative software development techniques using a layered software architecture using the Java programming language. Topics include unit testing, the use of various software patterns, and refactoring code. Requires students to document and develop a project using layered software architecture.

Pre-requisite: MSSE*600

Cross listing(s): MSCS 670.

MSSE 672 Advanced Java Software Development (3.00)

Introduces advanced features of the Java software development environment along with auxiliary software development tools. Topics include Eclipse, the Ant build tool, the use of Java exceptions and logging, collections and generics, JDBC and object-relational mapping with Hibernate, XML processing, client-server programming, and multithreaded applications.

Pre-requisite: TAKE MSSE*670;

Cross listing(s): MSCS 672.

MSSE 674 Enterprise Java Software Development (3.00)

Continues the advanced use of the Java 2 Platform. Topics include web applications and Java 2 Enterprise Edition. Emphasizes the use of Java Servlets and Java Server Pages (JSPs) to develop web application using a layered software architecture. Other topics include Custom Tag libraries, Apache Struts, request and response filters, and security.

Pre-requisite: TAKE MSSE*672;

Cross listing(s): MSCS 674.

MSSE 676 Advanced Enterprise Java Software Dev (3.00)

Continues development of Java EE applications with Enterprise Web Service Technologies. Topics include:Java for XML Web Services, Java for RESTful Web Services, Context and Dependency Injection, Java Persistence API, Enterprise JavaBeans, and Application Security.

Pre-requisite: TAKE MSSE*674;

Cross listing(s): MSCS 676.

How to Apply

A candidate for one of the academic certificate programs must possess the prerequisite skills for entry into one of the School of Computer & Information Sciences programs and the specific prerequisite skills/knowledge identified in each certificate program.

Regis University’s College for Professional Studies (CPS) graduate academic certificates are designed for students who seek new career opportunities, are looking to enhance their work-related knowledge and skills and to advance themselves educationally. The graduate academic certificate represents a selection of courses from the Master of Science programs. These courses could eventually be included in a CPS graduate students’ program of study or stand alone as courses beyond the degree requirements.

Materials Needed for Application and Admission

Applicants seeking a graduate academic certificate from the College for Professional Studies must possess a baccalaureate degree in any field of study from a U.S. regionally accredited college or university.

Academic graduate certificates from the School of Computer & Information Sciences require students to have sufficient knowledge and/or experience in database application, programing, computer networking and systems analysis and design. This is assessed for each applicant during the admission interview. Knowledge and experience can be supplemented by courses in these prerequisite areas.

  • Application: Completed graduate application form
  • Application fee: $75.00 non-refundable application fee (waived for Regis University graduates)
  • Submit official degree-bearing transcript within 30 days of the date of application. Official transcript must reflect a baccalaureate degree awarded from a U.S. regionally accredited college or university. If official transcript is not received within 30 days you will be unable to register for future courses until the transcript is received. A complete file can be reviewed by faculty with a copy of the unofficial degree-bearing transcript from a U.S. regionally accredited college or university.

    Official transcripts must be sent directly from your previously attended school to the CPS Admission Office.
  • Current resume
  • Required admission essay
  • Faculty interview
  • Additional admission requirements apply to international students who are non-U.S. citizens
  • Please remember: Applications that are incomplete and/or missing information will NOT be processed.

Application Deadlines*

Term Class Starts Application Deadline
 Spring 8W2, 2014 March 3, 2014 Feb. 3, 2014
 Summer 8W1, 2014 May 5, 2014 Apr. 7, 2014
 Summer 8W2, 2014 June 30, 2014 June 2, 2014

*Your application file including all requirements, documents and fees, must be completed by the application deadline.

Tuition

Regis University Tuition: Enterprise Java Software Development Graduate Certificate

Course Format Estimated Total Program Cost Credit Hours Required Cost per Credit Hour Estimated Fees for Program
Classroom $8,295 12 $685 $75
Online $8,475 12 $700 $75

Directed study costs $700 per credit hour

Please note: Additional fees may apply to Regis University students. Please contact an admissions counselor at 800.944.7667 for information.