Certificates

General Guidelines for Completing Certificates

Updated certificate requirements.

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To obtain a certificate you need to submit petition of certification completion, about 2-3 months before graduation date.

Associate Science Degrees are identical to certificates below, but you have to complete GE/IGETC requirements.

Most certificates should have implement blanket waivers, if not fill out Course Waiver form.

Administrator Assistant Certificate or AST

The Administrative Assistant program prepares individuals for employment in key staff positions or enhances existing skills of office assistants, office managers, and other professionals.

Course Title Units offereed
BUS 103 BUSINESS ENGLISH 3 All 3 Semesters
CIM 1 or CIM 10 or CIM 112 Intro to Computer Info Systemss or Intro Info Systems or Office 3-4 All 3 Semesters
CIM 121C KEYBOARDING FOR COMPUTERS - ADVANCED 1.5 All 3 Semesters
CIM 174 -  course waiver using cimn100 * COMPUTER OPERATING SYSTEMS: WINDOWS    
CIM 214 -  course waiver using cima 102 * WORD PROCESSING: WORD 3 All 3 Semesters
CIM 216 -  course waiver using cima 104 * SPREADSHEETS: EXCEL  3 Fall & Spring
CIM 230 -  course waiver using cima 108 * Microsoft Powerpoint 3 All 3 Semesters
Restricted Electives Listed Below 4.5 Units
All 3 Semesters except
MSProject offered Spring/Even Years and
CIMW140 CSS Offered only in Spring
* May need to submit a course waiver, course has been updated to new course number.

Applications Developer Certificate or AST

Certificate or Asociate in Science (AST) in Applications Developer. This program is designed to prepare the student for entry-level employment as an applications developer.

CourseTitleUnits Offered
CIMP 5 Visual Basic 3.5 Odd Yrs Fall*
CIMP7A Java 3 All 3 Semesters
CIMW 105 SQL 3 All 3 Semesters
CIMW 250 ASP.Net 3.5 Odd Yrs Spring*
Restricted Electives Listed Below 5-7 Units Minimum 18 Units For Certificate; AST also requires General Education Completion.

CIMP 7B Java Advance

3 Fall 2nd 8 Oly
CIMN 200 Intro Networking
3 All 3 Semesters Fall, Spring and Summer
CIMN 130 Into OS **
3 All 3 Semesters
CIMW 145 PHP **
3 Summer Only
CIMW 160 JavaScript **
3 All 3 Semesters
CIMW100 A HTML
1.5 All 3 Semesters

CIMW100 B HTML Advance

1.5 All 3 Semesters

CIMP 115 C#

3.5 Fall Only

CIMA 288 Database Report

3.5 Spring Odd Years only, may start each spring required for HITTS
* You have the option to course waiver infrequently offered classes, send request to tdedonno@saddleback.edu

** Classes have been recently updated from CSU non-credit to CSU Credit course, may require course waiver form. contact tdedonno@saddleback.edu

E-Commerce Specialists Certificate or AST

The E-Commerce Specialist Certificate program prepares the student to apply business functions to the web. All types of business sectors and activities can be web-based, including retail, wholesale, import/export, human resources, customer service, or departments within an organization. Electronic commerce, or e-commerce, is used in public and private business, both profit and non-profit sectors, in corporations, government, small businesses, professional associations, and personal applications as well. This program provides the skills for conducting business on the web, preparing an electronic approach, and managing an e-commerce web presence.

CourseTitleUnits Offered
CIMW 100A HTML 1.5 All 3 Semesters
CIMW110A*** or CIMW115* Dreamweaver 3 All 3 Semesters
CIMW 280 Capstone 1.5 Spring 2nd 8 Weeks
Restricted Electives Listed Below 7.5 Units Minimum 18 Units For Certificate; AST also requires General Education Completion.

Bus 135 Marketing

3 All 3 Semesters
CIMW 145 PHP **
3 Summer Only
CIMW 160 JavaScript **
3 Summer/Fall

CIMA 106 Access

3 All 3 Semesters

CIMS 200 Information Security

3 Spring Only
* You have the option to course waiver infrequently offered classes, send request to tdedonno@saddleback.edu
** Classes have been recently updated from CSU non-credit to CSU Credit course, may require course waiver form. contact tdedonno@saddleback.edu
*** CIMW110A/B are deprecated replaced with CIMW115 may require course waiver form. contact tdedonno@saddleback.edu

Network Administrator Certificate or AST

Certificate or Associate in Science (AST) in Network Administrator. This program prepares the student for an entry-level position as an information systems network administrator.

CourseTitleUnits Offered
CIM1 or CIM 112 CIS or Office 4/3 All 3 Semesters
CIMN 130 Operating System 3 All 3 Semesters **
CIMN 100 OS Windows 3 All 3 Semesters
CIMN 200 Introduction Networking 3 All 3 Semesters
CIMN210 Network Essentials 3.5 Fall Only, Looking to Delete can course waiver any cimn/cims course
Restricted Electives Listed Below 6 Units Minimum 18+Units For Certificate; AST also requires General Education Completion.

CIMP 7A Java

3 All 3 Semesters

CIMP 7B Java Advance

3 Fall Only

CIMA 106 DATABASE - ACCESS

3 All 3 Semesters

CIMW 207 SOCIAL MEDIA & WEB FUNDAMENTALS

1.5 Fall Only

CIMA 108 BUSINESS PRESENTATIONS - POWERPOINT

1.5 Fall and Spring

CIMN 240 FUNDAMENTAL UNIX/LINUX SYSTEM ADMINISTRATION

3 Fall 2nd 8 Wks

CIMN 250 NETWORK AND SECURITY ADMINISTRATION USING UNIX/LINUX

3 Odd Years Summer

CIMW 100A/B HTML

1.5-3 All Three Semesters
CIMS 200 INFORMATION SECURITY FUNDAMENTALS
3 Fall and Spring
CIMN 220A-F MCITP CERTIFICATION EXAM PREP I-VI
3-15 Fall and Spring

CIMS 230 SECURITY+

3 Spring Only
CIMS 250 CYBERLAW
3 Fall Odd Years
CIMN 260 INTERCONNECTING CISCO NETWORK DEVICES
1.5 Spring Only
* You have the option to course waiver infrequently offered classes, send request to tdedonno@saddleback.edu

** Classes have been recently updated from CSU non-credit to CSU Credit course, may require course waiver form. contact tdedonno@saddleback.edu

Software Specialist Certificate or AST

Certificate or Asociate in Science (AST) in Software Specialist. The Software Specialist Certificate program prepares the student for an entry-level position as a knowledge worker in the technical work environment using industry-standard software packages.

CourseTitleUnits Offered
CIM 10 or CIM 112 Office 3 All 3 Semesters
CIMA 102 MSWord 3 All 3 Semesters
CIMA 104 Excel 3 All 3 Semesters
CIMA 106 Access 3 All 3 Semesters
CIMA 108 Powerpoint 3 Fall and Spring
Restricted Electives Listed Below 3 Minimum 18 Units For Certificate; AST also requires General Education Completion.

CIM121A-C Keyboard

1.5-4.5 All 3 Semesters
CIMN 100 Windows
3 All 3 Semesters
CIMN 130 Into OS **
3 All 3 Semesters
CIMA 212 Project
3 Spring Even Years
CIMA 223A-B QuickBooks
3 All 3 Semesters
CIM 274A/B or CIMW 134***
3 All 3 Semesters

CIMW 207 Social Media

1.5 Fall Only

CIMW110A/B or CIMW 115***

3 All 3 Semesters

* You have the option to course waiver infrequently offered classes, send request to tdedonno@saddleback.edu

** Classes have been recently updated from CSU non-credit to CSU Credit course, may require course waiver form. contact tdedonno@saddleback.edu

*** CIMW110A/B & CIM 274A/b are deprecated replaced with CIMW115 and CIMW134 respectively, may require course waiver form. contact tdedonno@saddleback.edu

Web Design Certificate or AST

Certificate or Asociate in Science (AST) in Web Design. The Web Designer Certificate program prepares the student to develop a web presence for businesses, organizations, and individuals in communication, marketing, and data management through the development of a website. Students will learn how to reach an audience and communicate ideas. The program includes basic and advanced software skills, developing a mission, goals, and the promotion and maintenance of a website.

CourseTitleUnits Offered
CIMW220 or CIMW 140*** CSS/CSS3/RWD 3 1st 8 Weeks Spring Only
CIM274A/B or CIMW 134 *** Photoshop 3 Fall and Spring
CIMW 100A HTML HTML 1.5 All 3 Semesters, Fall, Spring and Summer
CIMW110A/B or CIMW 115*** Creating Web Pages 3 All 3 Semesters
CIMW 280 Capstone 1.5 2nd 8 Week Spring Only
Restricted Electives Listed Below 6 Minimum 18 Units For Certificate; AST also requires General Education Completion.
CIMW 105 SQL
3 All 3 Semesters
CIMW 245 or CIMW 145 PHP**
3 Summer Only
CIMW 260 or CIMW 160 JavaScript**
3 All 3 Semesters
CIMW 250 ASP.NET *
3 Odd Years Spring

* You have the option to course waiver infrequently offered classes, send request to tdedonno@saddleback.edu

** Classes have been recently updated from CSU non-credit to CSU Credit course, may require course waiver form. contact tdedonno@saddleback.edu

*** CIMW110A/B & CIM 274A/b are deprecated replaced with CIMW115 and CIMW134 respectively, may require course waiver form. contact tdedonno@saddleback.edu

Webmaster or AST

The Webmaster Certificate program prepares the student to build and administer a website and set up and maintain its web server. Students learn the technical aspect of server-level concerns of web construction and management to efficiently run websites in business and government organizations or for individuals. Topics include networking, security, web development, and database administration.

Webmaster
CourseTitleUnits Offered
CIMP 7A Java 3 All 3 Semesters
CIMN 230 or CIMN 130 Operating System 3 All 3 Semesters **
CIMN 200 Networking 3 All 3 Semesters
CIMN 210 Network Essential 3 Fall Only can course waiver any other cimn or cimw class.
CIMW 250A or CIMW 250 ASP.net 3.5 Spring Odd Years *
CIMW 280 Capstone 1.5 Spring 2nd 8 Weeks
Restricted Electives Listed Below 3 Minimum 18 Units For Certificate; AST also requires General Education Completion.
CIMW 105 SQL
3 Each Semester

CIMW 240 or 140 CSS

3 Spring 1st 8 Weeks *

CIMP 7B JAVA--ADVANCED

3 Fall 2nd 8 Weeks *

CIMW 100A HTML

1.5 Each Semester
CIMN 240 /LINUX SYSTEM ADMIN
3  
CIMN 250 Netowork and Security LINUX
3  
CIMS 200 INFORMATION SECURITY
3 Fall and Spring

* You have the option to course waiver infrequently offered classes, send request to tdedonno@saddleback.edu

** Classes have been recently updated from CSU non-credit to CSU Credit course, may require course waiver form. contact tdedonno@saddleback.edu

*** CIMW110A/B & CIM 274A/b are deprecated replaced with CIMW115 and CIMW134 respectively, may require course waiver form. contact tdedonno@saddleback.edu

Information Security Skills Award

The Information Security: Security Occupational Skills Award provides the opportunity to master the necessary computer information security concepts to successfully implement various InfoSec security strategies
Information Security Skills Award
Course Title Units Offered/Comments
CIMS200 INFORMATION SECURITY FUNDAMENTALS 3 Fall and Spring
CIMS 210 -  3 Units Course Waiver CIMS 240 Forensics or CIMN 200 Intro Networking*** NETWORK DEFENSE AND COUNTERMEASURES  3 All Three Semesters
CIMS 220 - 3 Units Course Waiver CIMN 250 or CIMN 130 Linux, *** INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGEMENT  3 All Three Semesters
CIMS 230 SECURITY+ 3 Units Security+ 3 Spring Only
CIMS 250 CYBERLAW 3 Units CyberLaw 3 Fall Odd Years Only
Total Units for the Award: 15
*** will require course waiver form. contact tdedonno@saddleback.edu

Tenative Skill Awards

Tentative Skills Awards
Mobile Design Specialist or
Mobile Developer or
Mobile App Creator
Web Developer Java Expert Programmer
cimp7a Intro java cimp 7a Java cimp7a Intro java I or cs1a
cimp 220 Android & Android Advance cimw 250 ASP.net cimp7b Advance Java II or cs1b
cimw 140 CSS/CSS3/RWD cimw 145 PHP cs4a Advance Java III
IOS or cimw 160 JavaScript/jQuery/Bootstrap cimw160 JavaScript cs4b Advance Java IV Web Applications
cimw 105 SQL cimw 105 SQL cimp220 android or cimw 105 SQL or cimw160 JavaScript

Will most likely combine all three into a single certifcate with a name like Mobile Web Developer
Will be adding a zero unit Web Developer in the Spring/2018