Microsoft.NET Certificate

Who should attend

Professionals interested in upgrading programming and development skills to the Microsoft .NET framework through courses in which they create applications using VB.NET WinForms, WebForms, and WebServices as well as writing components using the C# (Sharp) language.  All courses in this program are taught using Visual Studio 2010.

Certificate Requirement – Three courses

A Penn State Great Valley certificate is awarded upon completion of the three required courses. Courses should be taken in the suggested order below. If you do not need the entire sequence, you're welcome to take any course that interests you, pending prerequisite knowledge.

Register online below, or call 610-648-3274.  For more information, call 610-648-3281.

This program is PDO (Professional Development Opportunity) eligible for current students.


Required Courses - 2014/ 2015 Schedule

Course # Course Title (click course # for descriptions) Sessions

Time

Fall I

Fall II

CSE 6963  Visual Basic.NET Introduction - Prerequisites: Knowledge of any structured programming language, such as C or C++ is required. Experience with Visual Basic or any GUI is helpful but not required. 

7

6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Dates TBA
$595
 CSE 6994  ASP.NET - Prerequisites: Working knowledge of VB.NET and XML.NET or C# (Sharp)

7

6:00 - 9:00 p.m.  

Dates TBA
$595

Course # Course Title (click course # for descriptions) Sessions

Time

Spring I

Spring II
SWENG 5146  ADO.NET with LINQ and Web Services - Prerequisites:  ASP.NET and VB.NET or C#

8

6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Dates TBA
$595

 

Supplementary Courses - not required

Course #

Course Title (click course # for description)

Sessions

Time

 

 CSE 5200

C Sharp (C#) - Introduction
Prerequisites: Experience with a programming language is required.

7

 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

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furture offering
 

SWENG 5135

AJAX with ASP.NET Web Development
Prerequisites: VB.NET or C# and ASP.NET

7

6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

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future offering

 

For registration options, click here.

Note: The University reserves the right to cancel courses owing to insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances.

Students with disabilities

Penn State encourages qualified persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact Student Services at 610-648-3242 in advance of your participation or visit. Click here for more information.