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Enterprise Software Development

Credential: Ontario Graduate CertificateProgram Code: ES521Length: 2 semestersProgram Starting Between:  

Admission Requirements

Applicants must meet all the requirements below in order to meet minimum program eligibility. Meeting minimum eligibility requirements does not guarantee an offer of admission. Admission decisions will be available via MyHumber, or by email and mail. Admission decisions will not be released by phone.

Admission selection is based on the following 3 requirements:

  • Academic

    To be eligible for admission, you must possess the following:

    • A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Information Technology

    Mature Applicants

    Diplomas and Certificates

    An applicant is considered a mature applicant if they have not completed secondary school or other postsecondary school, and will be 19 or older as of the first day of classes. Humber will invite you for testing to demonstrate that you meet program eligibility.

    Degrees

    An applicant is considered a mature applicant if they have not completed secondary school or attended postsecondary studies, and will be 21 or older as of the first day of classes. Mature applicants for degree programs will be required to meet course requirements at the U/M level or equivalent.

    College Transfer Applicants

    Diplomas and Certificates

    An applicant is considered a college transfer applicant if they have completed some or all of a college-level credential. Humber may use a combination of secondary school and/or college courses and grades to determine program eligibility.

    Degrees

    An applicant is considered a college transfer applicant if they have completed some or all of a college-level credential. Humber may use a combination of secondary school and/or college courses and grades to determine program eligibility. Applicants must have an overall minimum grade point average (GPA) of 65 per cent in the program. Applicants are required to disclose and provide academic transcripts for all course work completed at the postsecondary level.

    University Transfer Applicants

    Diplomas and Certificates

    An applicant is considered a university transfer applicant if they have completed some or all of a university-level credential. Humber may use a combination of secondary school and/or university courses and grades to determine program eligibility.

    Degrees

    An applicant is considered a university transfer applicant if they have completed some or all of a university-level credential. Humber may use a combination of secondary school and/or university courses and grades to determine program eligibility. Applicants are required to disclose and provide academic transcripts for all course work completed at the postsecondary level.

  • English Language Proficiency

    All applicants whose first language is not English must meet Humber’s English Language Proficiency Policy.

  • International Credit Evaluation

    Canadian citizens or permanent residents with international education are required to provide a WES or ICAS evaluation.

INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC EQUIVALENCY

Admission equivalencies for Humber depend on your country of study. Please enter your location or choose detect my location to see the requirements for your country below.

Post-Admission Requirements

Once you have been accepted, and have confirmed your offer, you may need to complete a further set of requirements related to your program (Post-Admission Requirements).

Internet-enabled Personal Computer

Students are required to own or have guaranteed access to an Internet-enabled personal computer in their place of residence.

Fees

The 2017/2018 fee for two semesters was:

  • domestic TBD
  • international TBD.

Amounts listed were the total of tuition, lab and material fees, student service and auxiliary fees for the first two semesters of the 2017/2018 academic year. Fees are subject to change.

Scholarships

Humber offers a variety of scholarships each year.

Learn more >

Additional Costs

Additional costs will vary depending upon the professional elective selected by a student, e.g., each Oracle course will cost approximately $300 for Oracle resources.

Pathways

Pathways are academic routes that students can take to move from one credential to another.

TRANSFER OPTIONS

Can't find a pathway? You can still get the credit you deserve from your previous education or your prior work or life experience.

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Contact Us

Program Specific Questions

Shahdad Shariatmadari, program co-ordinator
416.675.6622 ext. 5929
shahdad.shariatmadari@humber.ca

Current students please send inquiries to: SATadvising@humber.ca.

Admissions Questions

Domestic Students  

Phone: 416-675-5000
Email: enquiry@humber.ca

International Students  

Contact the International Centre

How to Apply

Applications to Humber are made through ontariocolleges.ca. Be sure to submit your application by the equal consideration deadline of February 1. You may apply after February 1, however, post-February 1 applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis depending on the availability of the space in the program. To check program availability refer to the Campus/Availability listing on Humber's program pages or ontariocolleges.ca.

Admissions Road Map >

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INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

If you’re an international student, you can apply directly to Humber via our International Centre.

Apply through the International Centre >

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Humber’s Enterprise Software development graduate certificate program provides advanced concepts, skills and knowledge for those currently employed in the information technology and related fields, or graduates of information technology or computer studies programs.

You will learn how to successfully market yourself to employers and how to effectivly project manage. You will take electives in a range of topics from software development such as mobile and web application development, to database development and server administration. Studying methodologies such as agile software development will greatly enhance your working effectiveness and marketability. Opportunities for collaborative work will enhance teamwork skills and interpersonal abilities. You will have the opportunity to demonstrate problem-solving skills and insights in your field of concentration with a capstone project.

 

Courses Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the program, a graduate will:

  • Describe the current and future use of e-commerce technology to improve intra and inter-organizational processes.
  • Analyze and define the specifications and design of an e-commerce system based on user requirements.
  • Identify connectivity and interoperability issues in the development of Internet applications for networking.
  • Plan, track and present the progress of a project applying principles of project management.
  • Develop programs for distributed applications involving web page technology.
  • Develop interfaces on the web.
  • Modify, document and maintain existing software components.
  • Outline legal, ethical and intellectual property issues and practices.
  • Develop applications consistent with security practices.
  • Develop code to deliver multimedia data streams.
  • Develop programs for distributed applications using client-side technology.
  • Develop a web site that implements business transactions.
  • Integrate corporate database capabilities with a web site.
  • Develop applications consistent with performance applications.
  • Write project proposals.
  • Prepare and present a web project.
  • Research new technology.
  • Compare and contrast current e-commerce strategies.
  • Demonstrate professional and ethical behaviour.
  • Perform user training.
  • Using available technology, implement e-commerce objectives.


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Program Availability

START DATE LOCATION STATUS INTERNATIONAL STATUS
September 2019NorthOpenOpen

Your Career

According to the Indo-Canadian Business Chamber website, Canada has the highest levels of broadband penetration and the lowest overall communication costs of almost any country in the world. Therefore, Canada has an edge over its competitors when it comes to software development. Canada’s software advantage starts with its world-renowned workforce and mature, technologically advanced telecommunications infrastructure which provides the backbone for all technology businesses.

Work as a database administrator, database designer, Oracle programmer, enterprise software developer, junior software developer, intermediate software developer, programmer/analyst, website designer, web programmer or programmer of mobile devices.

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On June 29, 2018, the Provincial Government of Ontario announced the renaming of the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development (MAESD) to the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU). Both names may appear on this website.