If you’ve ever wanted to develop apps for iOS or Android mobile operating systems, then this program is for you. Mobile apps are a wild new frontier, demanding expertise, but rewarding it handsomely. Businesses, consumers, and programmers have all embraced the new innovative medium of mobile applications, making mobile application developer one of the most in demand and fastest growing IT careers. The median salary for a Mobile Apps developer is $72,000 per year, with a range between $46,000 and $108,000 per year based on experience and education level.
What’s in this program? You’ll learn how to focus in on a target audience and design specifically for them, and you will develop real apps, for Android and iOS, that you can show to a potential client or employer. This program will teach you the Design Process and Mobile Application Life Cycles, the basics of User Interface and User Experience design, and how to monetize an app to generate revenue. You will learn how to analyze, test and write critical reviews of mobile applications. You’ll also learn to deploy apps to Blackberry and Windows Mobile. This training program includes video interviews of entrepreneurs, hardware technicians, and mobile application creators, and explores the career opportunities available to professional developers.
Included Certification! Included in the program tuition is the Apprentice Mobile Application Designer and Developer Certification provided by WebProfessionals.org.
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