Android Application Developer
This program will give you valuable Android Application development experience.
This Google-Authorized Training program on Certified Android App Developer is designed to propel your career as a professional Android app developer. This program takes you through the basics and moves on to advanced concepts in Android app development. You will acquire the necessary skillsets and experience for professional Android application development by building six top-trending applications during the program.
In this program you will learn to become proficient in Android app development and to be prepared for the Associate Android Developer (AAD) Exam conducted by Google.
Upon completion of this program you will:
- Gain a thorough understanding of Android architecture
- Build and publish your own Android apps in the Google Play store
- Achieve expertise on app development for Android wearable devices
This program takes you through the basics and moves on to advanced concepts in Android app development. You will acquire the necessary skillsets and experience for professional Android application development by building six top-trending applications during the course.
This program helps prepare you to sit for the Associate Android Developer (AAD) Exam conducted by Google. The exam fee is not included with this program.
This program is entirely online and is completed at your own pace. When you register, you receive six (6) months to complete this program.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. Can I register for programs if I am an international student?
Yes, because ed2go programs are online you never have to actually travel to the school. Most schools offer telephone or online registration.
2. How long does it take to complete a program?
All of our programs are self-paced and open enrollment. You can start and finish the program at your own pace. When you register for a program, you are given six (6) months to complete the program. If you need more time, you may request a three (3) month extension for a fee of $225.
3. Do I have to buy additional materials?
All materials are included with your tuition.
4. Can I get financial assistance?
ed2go courses are non-credit courses, so they do not qualify for federal aid. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses.
5. What happens when I complete the program?
Upon successful completion of the program, you will be awarded a certificate of completion.
6. Am I guaranteed a job?
ed2go programs will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. We don't provide direct job placement services, but our facilitators and career counselors will help you build your resume and are available to give advice on finding your first job. Facilitators will also be available to use as a professional reference upon completion of the program. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
7. Who will be my instructor?
Each student is paired up with a facilitator for one-on-one interaction. The facilitator will be available (via e-mail) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our facilitators are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach.
8. What software or hardware do I need in order to take online programs and what are the system requirements?
In order to take our online programs, you must have access to a computer and the Internet. You can access the program contents from any Web-enabled computer. You don't have to use the same computer to log-in to the program every time. We recommend that you have a word-processing program (Microsoft Word is best) and the latest version of Internet Explorer. Android Framework, Java, and Eclipse should all be installed on your PC.
9. Can I use a Mac?
Android Programming is PC based; therefore, Mac is not supported.
10. How can I get more information about the program?
11. When can I start the program?
Our programs are all open enrollment. You can register and start the program as soon as you are ready.
Please note: Once the program curriculum is accessed online or through submission of a material shipment confirmation, refunds cannot be issued.
12. How do you do the applied labs if you don’t have equipment?
The majority of labs can be done using the online lab system. A link to schedule the lab is included with the course for each lab that can be done online.
Software Developer - Employment & Education
Employment of software developers is projected to grow 17 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations. The main reason for the rapid growth is a large increase in the demand for computer software. The need for new applications on mobile devices and tablets will help increase the demand for application software developers.
|Job Outlook:||17% (Much faster than average)|
|Number of jobs, 2014:||1,114,000|
|Median pay (May 2016):||$102,280 per year|
|Source: July 20, 2017|