Mobile Application Development

Bachelor of Science in Software Development with a Concentration in Mobile Application Development

Herzing University’s Bachelor of Science in Software Development with a concentration in Mobile Application Development prepares students for a range of positions in nearly every field imaginable, including technology, business, healthcare, design, and public safety, among others.

The coursework is designed to spark imaginations and help students develop the skills and aptitude needed in the design and implementation of mobile apps. Application development will target Android phones and tablets, iPhones and iPads, and Windows phones and tablets. 

Potential job position titles include computer software developer or engineer, mobile systems analyst, mobile application developer, mobile developer, web application developer, mobile platform developer, mobile systems analyst, and more.

What are the career opportunities in this field?

Software Development Career Paths

Graduates of the software development program will be prepared for entry-level positions in many computer science-related disciplines.

  • Junior Programmer/Analyst
  • Software Developer
  • Internet Developer
  • Junior Database Developer
  • Junior Web Site Developer
  • Web Page Coordinator

Work Environment

Software developers typically work in a comfortable office environment or computer lab. A standard work week is 40-50 hours with occasional periods of longer hours when deadlines must be met or emergency repairs are needed. Those employed in this field most often enjoy full benefits packages from their employers along with a competitive salary. Computer science professionals spend a large amount of time sitting at a computer and therefore may develop computer-related ailments such as eyestrain, back pain and carpal tunnel.

Career Advancement

Advancement in this field is directly related to both education and experience. Software development and Information Technology professionals must stay current with technology trends and software launches and updates, and employers like to see proof of their skills. In order to advance, professionals typically must earn a bachelor-level degree, and in some cases a master degree; careers in the research area of the computer science field require a Ph.D. Additionally, computer science professionals will benefit from obtaining different industry certifications throughout their career and may need to take a prep class or additional coursework geared toward passing the exam(s).

To receive additional information about Herzing University degree programs and Software Development careers, call toll free 1-800-596-0724 to speak with an Admissions Advisor.

What is the program title, length, and content?

Bachelor of Science in Software Development with a Concentration in Mobile Application Development

Program Credits Months
Bachelor of Science in Software Development With a Concentration in Mobile Application Development 122 36
*Average number of months for students to complete program

Herzing University’s Bachelor of Science in Software Development with a concentration in Mobile Application Development prepares students for a range of positions in nearly every field imaginable, including technology, business, healthcare, design, and public safety, among others.

The coursework is designed to spark imaginations and help students develop the skills and aptitude needed in the design and implementation of mobile apps. Application development will target Android phones and tablets, iPhones and iPads, and Windows phones and tablets.

Potential job position titles include computer software developer or engineer, mobile systems analyst, mobile application developer, mobile developer, web application developer, mobile platform developer, mobile systems analyst, and more.

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To receive additional information about Herzing University Software Development programs and related careers, call 1-800-596-0724 to speak with an Admissions Advisor.

Which locations offer this program?

Madison Campus

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