Graduate Certificate in Web Application Development
Boston University

Program Details

Boston University’s online graduate certificate program in Web Application Development provides comprehensive knowledge of both client and server-side development. Students work with emerging technologies for building desktop and mobile web applications.

Courses discuss current topics in JavaScript, CSS, HTML5, jQuery, AngularJS, PHP, and Node.js. Hands-on projects involve interacting with databases such as Oracle, MySQL, and NoSQL databases like MongoDB. Graduates will be able to help their organization and personnel migrate to new and evolving standards and technologies. 

Students can expect courses to cover topics including:

  • Web application development
  • Server-side web development
  • Rich internet application development

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Boston University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent