"A mobile application program is ideal and excellent to have here in Windsor. For our business, we look to hire iOS developers, being able to develop for all of the Apple-based devices such as the iPhone, iPod, iPad, and new technologies such as the Apple Watch."
"We are very excited to be partnering with the College on their Mobile Application Development program for a number of reasons. These students can find app related jobs or venture into entrepreneurship and create their own mobile app company. One of the needs we see locally here in Essex Country is for talent. Having a local institution that is preparing our young people with this program and these skills is vital to the growth of our technology sector here in Windsor-Essex."
"We’ve just hired our first employee from the Mobile Applications Development program and we’ve been nothing short of completely satisfied. The program builds the developer’s ability and confidence in coding but also nurtures an understanding in the user experience of an application. In an ever-changing world of technology, the program successfully strives to stay modern and up-to-date, teaching some of the newest platforms as they emerge."
"The MAD program is a strong and well-rounded program, which produces knowledgeable students ready for work as software developers. As an employer, I have been very impressed with the skill level of the MAD programs graduates and have found it to be a very valuable recruiting pool."
"The ideal student for this program is one that has a passion for learning, a passion for programming, and is a creative thinker. This is a three year advanced diploma in mobile application development. Students go through three streams, Android, iOS (Apple) and Web App development. They learn to use a variety of languages and technologies to develop, build and deploy apps for the marketplace."
"As a Digital Project Manager, I work very closely with a wide variety of developers. Time and time again I am impressed with the level of knowledge and professionalism that the Mobile Development Program graduates demonstrate."
"I choose to learn from the best when it comes to learning how to code, the Mobile Application Development program was exactly that. The atmosphere was interactive, hands-on, and the professors were beyond supportive. They prepared you for the future."
"Even though I had experience in the field, the Mobile Application Development program helped me to strengthen my skills and update them with the latest technology. Friendly environment helping me to adapt to the Canadian market."
"Before I began the Mobile Application Development program at St Clair College, I was an international student starting from nothing in a new country, afraid of new adventures and without any programming knowledge. 3 years later, I've gotten a job at a local company here in Windsor, where I build software every day and apply all the skills I learned throughout the MAD program. Today, I can truly say I can go anywhere."
"I had some previous experience in programming before coming into the Mobile Application Development program, but this program is really enriching that knowledge and helping with the social aspects of my life. This is an amazing learning experience allowing you to develop for more than just Android or IOS, but for yourself."
"The Mobile Applications Program is very well-rounded and teaches you everything you need to know to become a successful, confident developer, ready to tackle the workforce."
"The Mobile App Development program gave me the best post-secondary experience I could have acquired. The program prepared me with the skills, knowledge and real-world experience needed in my career as a software developer. All made possible because of an extremely dedicated and knowledgable staff which lead me to where I am today through mentorship and guidance. I owe my success and future successes to them."
"I started the Mobile Apps program with no programming experience. Over three years I gained a strong foundation in all aspects of software development as well as the real-world knowledge needed to be successful in the IT industry. This allowed me to be confident and prepared for my first job in the industry, I could not be happier with my experience with the program and it’s dedicated instructors."
"The Mobile App Development program turned me from a student, to a valuable professional in the IT industry."