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Certificate in Advanced iOS Application Development

This new program will extend the features of the iOS platform and include important frameworks and other new implementations of iOS 8. iOS 8 is the biggest release for developers since the introduction of the App Store. Students will gain an overall understanding of the new opportunities available including iCloud, Touch ID and extending the reach of app content and functionality through the various kits now available (ResearchKit, HomeKit, CloudKit, HealthKit).

Optional / Supplemental Hours:
Students registered in the iOS / iPhone Application Development program will also have access to our Mobile Device Computing Lab. The Mobile Device Computing Lab will be open to all mobile students to work collaboratively in groups or individually on homework assignments and class projects. The lab will also be staffed with an instructor to provide extra help with questions, homework assignments and projects. The lab will be available one Saturday per month or three times during the course. Participants will earn a Pace University Certificate of Completion.

Click here to see the Spring 2016 schedule.

Program Topics

  • Acquire the necessary skills to develop advanced iPhone (iPad) App’s
  • Incorporate the newest in advanced technologies offered in Apple’s iOS 8 releases.
  • The primary language will be Apple's new programming language - SWIFT.
  • Complete a full featured application that can be submitted to the App store.

Who Should Enroll

  • Professional programmers
  • Experienced programmers interested in learning how to build advanced iOS applications.

*Prior iPhone / iOS Application Development experience is required. Students are expected to have completed at least one application prior to enrollment, or demonstrate that they have a solid foundation in iOS programming. It is required students are experienced in XCode 6, iOS Simulators, Provisioning, running on devices, public and private data program.

Spring 2016 Course Schedule

New Dates Coming Soon!


Please contact Jim Irvine at (212) 346-1542 or