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Certificate in Multi-Device Development

Discover how 18 credits can change your future


You complete this certificate entirely online.

Ever left home without your phone? Then you know mobile devices are integral to our lives. A fast-paced, tech-focused certificate from the IU School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI gives you the training to develop mobile and desktop applications. Best of all, it’s quick and affordable.
Our 18-credit-hour certificate equips you with the skills for an entry-level job creating client-side websites and web and mobile applications, earning $40,000 a year or more. It’s ideal for
recent high school graduates and adult learners.

Position yourself for success

This certificate is a cost-effective way to gain the technology skills that employers want.

By earning it from SoIC, you do more than qualify for a good entry-level job: you’re also setting yourself up for the future.

Make it pay

After you earn your 18-credit-hour Certificate in Multi-Device Development and get a job, you can continue your education and be on the way to a well-paying career. If your employer offers a tuition reimbursement program, use that to reduce the cost of a 4-year degree.

Get a head start and save even more by applying every credit from your certificate toward a bachelor’s degree, like our Learn to be a Full-stack Developer dual degree. lists the starting salary for full-stack developer in Indianapolis at $81,086, rising to $119,573 after 3-5 years of experience.


Average annual salary nationally for web developers, per O*NET

Your certificate will qualify you for jobs including:

Flexibility for your busy life

You earn your certificate in desktop and mobile device development entirely online, making it easy to fit into your schedule. And you can earn it three different ways:

  • 16-week intensive boot camp: Gets you into the job market fast.
  • Four-semester schedule: A great option for earning this certificate while working full time.
  • Traditional: As part of a 4-year bachelor’s degree.

Note for Ivy Tech transfer students: This certificate offers a quick pathway to a credential, or completion of courses that may be required for your bachelor’s degree.

What does it cost?

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You would fill out the form with the selections for an undergraduate student attending IUPUI, planning to take 18 credits in the “All other undergrad programs” category, for a total of 18 credits online. This certificate is eligible for financial aid.

Getting started

Turn your interest in web development into a career with the certificate in Multi-Device Development.  You can earn this as a stand-alone certificate, or as part of an undergraduate degree. To get started, you’ll need to be admitted to IUPUI as an undergraduate student.