Computer Applications Development (Optional Co-op)

Notice:

Students in this program are required to bring mobile devices that meet minimum specified requirements.

About the Program

This one-year, full-time, graduate certificate program provides students with a broad business and technical background in computer applications, database applications, data communications, programming, data design and systems analysis and design. This program provides the student with programming experience and the skills necessary to analyze and design Information Technology (IT) based solutions.
In the Computer Applications Development program, students benefit from specialized courses taught by highly qualified industry experts. As a result, students should expect to have classes scheduled up until 8:00 p.m.

The optional co-op stream includes one co-op work term.

For more information contact the Program Coordinator at itprograms@conestogac.on.ca.

Program Information

Length: One-year Ontario College Graduate Certificate program
Delivery Sequence:
         Waterloo - September/2020 - Fall | Winter
         Waterloo - January/2021 - Winter | Spring/Summer
         Waterloo - May/2021 - Spring/Summer | Fall
Location: Waterloo
Start: September, January and May
First-Year Capacity: 30

Admission Requirements

Note re: Admission Requirements

Applying to the Co-op Stream

Co-op Information

Admission Procedures

Program Requirements

Tuition & Fees

Tuition fee details for the 2020-2021 year are listed below. Books and supplies are additional.

Non Co-op Program Fees

Domestic Fees

Computer Applications Development - Program # 0066

Waterloo - Fall 2020 Level 1 & 2 (Program Start: 2020-09-08)
Description Fall 2020 Winter 2021
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $20.95 $28.45
Administration Fee $18.40 $25.90
Technology Enhancement Fee $142.75 $142.75
Program Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Association Fee $84.50 $110.00
Program Tuition Fee (ACR) $2047.50 $2047.50
CSI Health Plan Fee $295.00 $0.00
ONE Card Fee $12.75 $12.75
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $30.00 $0.00
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $48.00 $48.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $15.00 $30.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $3.50 $4.00
Locker Fee $0.00 $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00 $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00 $0.00
Graduation fee $0.00 $0.00
Academic Support Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $0.00 $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $0.00 $0.00
Career Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $5.00 $5.00
Student Services $50.65 $50.65
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $0.00 $65.00
Session Total $2774.00 $2570.00
Year Total   $5344.00
Waterloo - Winter 2021 Level 1 & 2 (Program Start: 2021-01-18)
Description Winter 2021 Spring 2021
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $28.45 $28.45
Administration Fee $25.90 $25.90
Technology Enhancement Fee $142.75 $142.75
Program Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Association Fee $110.00 $110.00
Program Tuition Fee (ACR) $2047.50 $2047.50
CSI Health Plan Fee $197.65 $0.00
ONE Card Fee $12.75 $12.75
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $20.10 $0.00
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $48.00 $48.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $30.00 $30.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $4.00 $4.00
Locker Fee $0.00 $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00 $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00 $0.00
Graduation fee $0.00 $0.00
Academic Support Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $0.00 $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $0.00 $0.00
Career Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $5.00 $5.00
Student Services $50.65 $50.65
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $65.00 $0.00
Session Total $2787.75 $2505.00
Year Total   $5292.75
Waterloo - Spring 2021 Level 1 (Program Start: 2021-05-17)
Description Spring 2021
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $28.45
Administration Fee $25.90
Technology Enhancement Fee $142.75
Program Services Fee $0.00
CSI Association Fee $110.00
Program Tuition Fee (ACR) $2047.50
CSI Health Plan Fee $97.35
ONE Card Fee $12.75
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $20.10
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $48.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $30.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $4.00
Locker Fee $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00
Graduation fee $0.00
Academic Support Fee $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $0.00
Career Services Fee $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $0.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $5.00
Student Services $50.65
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $65.00
Session Total $2687.45
Year Total $2687.45
Waterloo - Spring 2020 Level 1 & 2 (Program Start: 2020-05-19)
Description Spring 2020 Fall 2020
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $0.00 $20.95
Administration Fee $0.00 $18.40
Technology Enhancement Fee $135.00 $142.75
Program Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Association Fee $0.00 $84.50
Program Tuition Fee (ACR) $2047.50 $2047.50
CSI Health Plan Fee $97.35 $295.00
ONE Card Fee $0.00 $12.75
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $18.76 $30.00
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $0.00 $48.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $12.50 $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $10.00 $15.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $3.50 $3.50
Locker Fee $0.00 $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00 $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00 $0.00
Graduation fee $15.00 $0.00
Academic Support Fee $9.00 $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $2.50 $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $10.00 $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $5.00 $0.00
Career Services Fee $5.00 $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $3.50 $0.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $0.00 $5.00
Student Services $0.00 $50.65
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $0.00 $0.00
Session Total $2374.61 $2774.00
Year Total $2374.61 $2774.00
Waterloo - Spring 2020 Level 2 (Program Start: 2020-01-13)
Description Spring 2020
Technology Enhancement Fee $135.00
Program Services Fee $0.00
Program Tuition Fee (ACR) $2047.50
CSI Health Plan Fee $0.00
ONE Card Fee $0.00
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $0.00
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $0.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $12.50
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $10.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $3.50
Locker Fee $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00
Graduation fee $15.00
Academic Support Fee $9.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $2.50
Health and Wellness Fee $10.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $5.00
Career Services Fee $5.00
CSI Career Services Fee $3.50
Session Total $2258.50
Year Total $4876.41

International Fees


Computer Applications Development - Program # 0066


Waterloo - Fall 2020 Level 1 & 2 (Program Start: 2020-09-08)
Description Fall 2020 Winter 2021
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $20.95 $28.45
Administration Fee $18.40 $25.90
Technology Enhancement Fee $142.75 $142.75
Program Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Association Fee $84.50 $110.00
CSI Health Plan Fee $295.00 $0.00
ISR $375.00 $375.00
ONE Card Fee $12.75 $12.75
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $30.00 $0.00
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $48.00 $48.00
CSI International Health Fee $500.00 $0.00
Grad. Cert. Program Tuition $6500.00 $6500.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $15.00 $30.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $3.50 $4.00
Locker Fee $0.00 $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00 $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00 $0.00
Graduation fee $0.00 $0.00
Academic Support Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $0.00 $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $0.00 $0.00
Career Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $5.00 $5.00
Student Services $50.65 $50.65
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $0.00 $65.00
Session Total $8101.50 $7397.50
Year Total   $15499.00

Waterloo - Winter 2021 Level 1 & 2 (Program Start: 2021-01-18)
Description Winter 2021 Spring 2021
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $28.45 $28.45
Administration Fee $25.90 $25.90
Technology Enhancement Fee $142.75 $142.75
Program Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Association Fee $110.00 $110.00
CSI Health Plan Fee $197.65 $0.00
ISR $375.00 $375.00
ONE Card Fee $12.75 $12.75
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $20.10 $0.00
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $48.00 $48.00
CSI International Health Fee $335.00 $0.00
Grad. Cert. Program Tuition $6500.00 $6500.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $30.00 $30.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $4.00 $4.00
Locker Fee $0.00 $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00 $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00 $0.00
Graduation fee $0.00 $0.00
Academic Support Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $0.00 $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $0.00 $0.00
Career Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $5.00 $5.00
Student Services $50.65 $50.65
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $65.00 $0.00
Session Total $7950.25 $7332.50
Year Total   $15282.75

Waterloo - Spring 2021 Level 1 (Program Start: 2021-05-17)
Description Spring 2021
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $28.45
Administration Fee $25.90
Technology Enhancement Fee $142.75
Program Services Fee $0.00
CSI Association Fee $110.00
CSI Health Plan Fee $97.35
ISR $375.00
ONE Card Fee $12.75
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $20.10
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $48.00
CSI International Health Fee $165.00
Grad. Cert. Program Tuition $6500.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $30.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $4.00
Locker Fee $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00
Graduation fee $0.00
Academic Support Fee $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $0.00
Career Services Fee $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $0.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $5.00
Student Services $50.65
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $65.00
Session Total $7679.95
Year Total $7679.95

Waterloo - Spring 2020 Level 1 & 2 (Program Start: 2020-05-19)
Description Spring 2020 Fall 2020
International Program Tuition $0.00 $0.00
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $0.00 $20.95
Administration Fee $0.00 $18.40
Technology Enhancement Fee $135.00 $142.75
Program Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Association Fee $0.00 $84.50
CSI Health Plan Fee $97.35 $295.00
ISR $375.00 $375.00
ONE Card Fee $0.00 $12.75
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $18.76 $30.00
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $0.00 $48.00
CSI International Health Fee $165.00 $500.00
Grad. Cert. Program Tuition $6500.00 $6500.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $12.50 $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $10.00 $15.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $3.50 $3.50
Locker Fee $0.00 $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00 $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00 $0.00
Graduation fee $15.00 $0.00
Academic Support Fee $9.00 $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $2.50 $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $10.00 $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $5.00 $0.00
Career Services Fee $5.00 $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $3.50 $0.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $0.00 $5.00
Student Services $0.00 $50.65
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $0.00 $0.00
Session Total $7367.11 $8101.50
Year Total $7367.11 $8101.50

Waterloo - Spring 2020 Level 2 (Program Start: 2020-01-13)
Description Spring 2020
International Program Tuition $0.00
Technology Enhancement Fee $135.00
Program Services Fee $0.00
CSI Health Plan Fee $0.00
ISR $375.00
ONE Card Fee $0.00
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $0.00
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $0.00
CSI International Health Fee $0.00
Grad. Cert. Program Tuition $6500.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $12.50
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $10.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $3.50
Locker Fee $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00
Graduation fee $15.00
Academic Support Fee $9.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $2.50
Health and Wellness Fee $10.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $5.00
Career Services Fee $5.00
CSI Career Services Fee $3.50
Session Total $7086.00
Year Total $14866.41

Co-op Program Fees

Optional Co-op Domestic Fees

Computer Applications Development (Optional Co-op) - Program # 0066C

Waterloo - Fall 2020 Level 2 & 3 (Program Start: 2020-05-11)
Description Fall 2020 Winter 2021
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $20.95 $0.00
Administration Fee $18.40 $0.00
Technology Enhancement Fee $142.75 $0.00
Program Services Fee $557.00 $0.00
CSI Association Fee $84.50 $0.00
Program Tuition Fee (ACR) $2047.50 $0.00
CSI Health Plan Fee $295.00 $0.00
ONE Card Fee $12.75 $0.00
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $30.00 $0.00
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $48.00 $0.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $15.00 $0.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $3.50 $0.00
Locker Fee $0.00 $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00 $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00 $0.00
Graduation fee $0.00 $0.00
Academic Support Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $0.00 $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $0.00 $0.00
Career Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $5.00 $0.00
Student Services $50.65 $0.00
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $0.00 $0.00
Session Total $3331.00 $0.00
Year Total   $3331.00
Waterloo - Winter 2021 Level 2 & 3 (Program Start: 2020-09-08)
Description Winter 2021 Spring 2021
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $28.45 $0.00
Administration Fee $25.90 $0.00
Technology Enhancement Fee $142.75 $0.00
Program Services Fee $557.00 $0.00
CSI Association Fee $110.00 $0.00
Program Tuition Fee (ACR) $2047.50 $0.00
CSI Health Plan Fee $197.65 $0.00
ONE Card Fee $12.75 $0.00
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $20.10 $0.00
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $48.00 $0.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $30.00 $0.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $4.00 $0.00
Locker Fee $0.00 $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00 $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00 $0.00
Graduation fee $0.00 $0.00
Academic Support Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $0.00 $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $0.00 $0.00
Career Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $5.00 $0.00
Student Services $50.65 $0.00
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $65.00 $0.00
Session Total $3344.75 $0.00
Year Total   $3344.75
Waterloo - Spring 2021 Level 2 (Program Start: 2021-01-11)
Description Spring 2021
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $28.45
Administration Fee $25.90
Technology Enhancement Fee $142.75
Program Services Fee $557.00
CSI Association Fee $110.00
Program Tuition Fee (ACR) $2047.50
CSI Health Plan Fee $97.35
ONE Card Fee $12.75
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $20.10
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $48.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $30.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $4.00
Locker Fee $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00
Graduation fee $0.00
Academic Support Fee $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $0.00
Career Services Fee $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $0.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $5.00
Student Services $50.65
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $65.00
Session Total $3244.45
Year Total $3244.45
Waterloo - Spring 2020 Level 2 & 3 (Program Start: 2020-01-13)
Description Spring 2020 Fall 2020
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
Administration Fee $0.00 $0.00
Technology Enhancement Fee $135.00 $0.00
Program Services Fee $557.00 $0.00
CSI Association Fee $0.00 $0.00
Program Tuition Fee (ACR) $2047.50 $0.00
CSI Health Plan Fee $97.35 $0.00
ONE Card Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $18.76 $0.00
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $0.00 $0.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $12.50 $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $10.00 $0.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $3.50 $0.00
Locker Fee $0.00 $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00 $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00 $0.00
Graduation fee $15.00 $0.00
Academic Support Fee $9.00 $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $2.50 $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $10.00 $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $5.00 $0.00
Career Services Fee $5.00 $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $3.50 $0.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $0.00 $0.00
Student Services $0.00 $0.00
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $0.00 $0.00
Session Total $2931.61 $0.00
Year Total $2931.61  
Waterloo - Spring 2020 Level 3 (Program Start: 2019-09-03)
Description Spring 2020
Technology Enhancement Fee $0.00
Program Services Fee $0.00
Program Tuition Fee (ACR) $0.00
CSI Health Plan Fee $0.00
ONE Card Fee $0.00
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $0.00
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $0.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $0.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $0.00
Locker Fee $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00
Graduation fee $0.00
Academic Support Fee $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $0.00
Career Services Fee $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $0.00
Session Total $0.00
Year Total $3174.91

Optional Co-op International Fees


Computer Applications Development (Optional Co-op) - Program # 0066C


Waterloo - Fall 2020 Level 2 & 3 (Program Start: 2020-05-11)
Description Fall 2020 Winter 2021
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $20.95 $0.00
Administration Fee $18.40 $0.00
Technology Enhancement Fee $142.75 $0.00
Program Services Fee $557.00 $0.00
CSI Association Fee $84.50 $0.00
CSI Health Plan Fee $295.00 $0.00
ISR $375.00 $0.00
ONE Card Fee $12.75 $0.00
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $30.00 $0.00
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $48.00 $0.00
CSI International Health Fee $500.00 $0.00
Grad. Cert. Program Tuition $6500.00 $0.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $15.00 $0.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $3.50 $0.00
Locker Fee $0.00 $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00 $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00 $0.00
Graduation fee $0.00 $0.00
Academic Support Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $0.00 $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $0.00 $0.00
Career Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $5.00 $0.00
Student Services $50.65 $0.00
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $0.00 $0.00
Session Total $8658.50 $0.00
Year Total   $8658.50

Waterloo - Winter 2021 Level 2 & 3 (Program Start: 2020-09-08)
Description Winter 2021 Spring 2021
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $28.45 $0.00
Administration Fee $25.90 $0.00
Technology Enhancement Fee $142.75 $0.00
Program Services Fee $557.00 $0.00
CSI Association Fee $110.00 $0.00
CSI Health Plan Fee $197.65 $0.00
ISR $375.00 $0.00
ONE Card Fee $12.75 $0.00
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $20.10 $0.00
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $48.00 $0.00
CSI International Health Fee $335.00 $0.00
Grad. Cert. Program Tuition $6500.00 $0.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $30.00 $0.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $4.00 $0.00
Locker Fee $0.00 $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00 $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00 $0.00
Graduation fee $0.00 $0.00
Academic Support Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $0.00 $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $0.00 $0.00
Career Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $5.00 $0.00
Student Services $50.65 $0.00
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $65.00 $0.00
Session Total $8507.25 $0.00
Year Total   $8507.25

Waterloo - Spring 2021 Level 2 (Program Start: 2021-01-11)
Description Spring 2021
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $28.45
Administration Fee $25.90
Technology Enhancement Fee $142.75
Program Services Fee $557.00
CSI Association Fee $110.00
CSI Health Plan Fee $97.35
ISR $375.00
ONE Card Fee $12.75
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $20.10
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $48.00
CSI International Health Fee $165.00
Grad. Cert. Program Tuition $6500.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $30.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $4.00
Locker Fee $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00
Graduation fee $0.00
Academic Support Fee $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $0.00
Career Services Fee $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $0.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $5.00
Student Services $50.65
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $65.00
Session Total $8236.95
Year Total $8236.95

Waterloo - Spring 2020 Level 2 & 3 (Program Start: 2020-01-13)
Description Spring 2020 Fall 2020
International Program Tuition $0.00 $0.00
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $0.00 $0.00
Administration Fee $0.00 $0.00
Technology Enhancement Fee $135.00 $0.00
Program Services Fee $557.00 $0.00
CSI Association Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Health Plan Fee $97.35 $0.00
ISR $375.00 $0.00
ONE Card Fee $0.00 $0.00
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $18.76 $0.00
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $0.00 $0.00
CSI International Health Fee $165.00 $500.00
Grad. Cert. Program Tuition $6500.00 $0.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $12.50 $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $10.00 $0.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $3.50 $0.00
Locker Fee $0.00 $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00 $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00 $0.00
Graduation fee $15.00 $0.00
Academic Support Fee $9.00 $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $2.50 $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $10.00 $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $5.00 $0.00
Career Services Fee $5.00 $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $3.50 $0.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $0.00 $0.00
Student Services $0.00 $0.00
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $0.00 $0.00
Session Total $7924.11 $500.00
Year Total $7924.11 $500.00

Waterloo - Spring 2020 Level 3 (Program Start: 2019-09-03)
Description Spring 2020
International Program Tuition $0.00
Technology Enhancement Fee $0.00
Program Services Fee $0.00
CSI Health Plan Fee $0.00
ISR $0.00
ONE Card Fee $0.00
CSI Legal Protection (optional) $0.00
Capital Development Fee - Waterloo $0.00
CSI International Health Fee $0.00
Grad. Cert. Program Tuition $0.00
CSI Advocacy Fee $0.00
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $0.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $0.00
Locker Fee $0.00
Alumni Services $0.00
Student Spaces $0.00
Graduation fee $0.00
Academic Support Fee $0.00
CSI Academic Support Fee $0.00
Health and Wellness Fee $0.00
CSI Health and Wellness Fee $0.00
Career Services Fee $0.00
CSI Career Services Fee $0.00
Session Total $0.00
Year Total $8337.41

Co-op Information

Graduate Opportunities

Students graduate with programming experience and the skills necessary to analyze and design computer applications for business. Entry-level positions for graduates of this program include computer programmer, web application developer, software tester and quality control professional. In addition to these, career path opportunities would include systems analyst, business analyst, project manager and IT manager.

On average, 71% of co-op and 69% of graduates from the last three years (2017 to 2019) found
employment within six months of graduation.

For more details on related occupations, job market information and career opportunities, see the Government of Canada website: https://www.jobbank.gc.ca/home

Pathways & Credit Transfer

Conestoga pathways enable students to build on their academic achievements in order to earn a degree or additional credential. Pathways are formed through agreements between Conestoga programs or partner institutions. View the transfer agreement opportunities for this program.

Often applicants have earned credits from another college or university that may allow a student to be granted advanced standing or exemption. Learn more about credit transfer opportunities at Conestoga.

Program Courses

Non Co-op Course Details (0066)
Course Code Course Title and Description
Level 1
CON0101 Conestoga 101

Description: This self-directed course focuses on introducing new students to the supports, services, and opportunities available at Conestoga College. By the end of this course, students will understand the academic expectations of the Conestoga learning environment, as well as the supports available to ensure their academic success. Students will also be able to identify on-campus services that support their health and wellness, and explore ways to get actively involved in the Conestoga community through co-curricular learning opportunities.
Hours: 1
Credits:
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

INFO8000 Systems Development: Concepts & Analysis

Description: Upon completion of this course, the student will understand the Systems Development Life Cycle and the Object-Oriented Analysis methodology using the Unified Modeling Language. An object-oriented approach will be applied to a business system case study utilizing a Computer Assisted Systems Engineering tool to analyze the system's requirements. Emphasis will be placed on typical industry practices, documentation and presentation skills in a team environment.
Hours: 56
Credits: 4
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

PROG8010 Programming: Software Development Techniques

Description: Students use an object-oriented language to develop software solutions to solve business problems. Assignments illustrate the concepts of variables, decisions, scope, functions, repetition, and arrays. Problem solving techniques such as flowcharting and pseudo code are emphasized in order to develop business solutions. Students are required to use best practices to test and debug their projects.
Hours: 56
Credits: 4
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

PROG8020 Programming: Web Design and Development

Description: This course introduces the student to web applications development. Students apply best practices of user interface design to the development of web sites. Assignments illustrate the use of client side scripting to validate web forms. A server side scripting language is used together with a database to implement business solutions that save and process data.
Hours: 70
Credits: 5
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

PROG8080 Programming: Database Management

Description: This course teaches the knowledge and skills needed to use relational databases to persist application data. Students will learn how to design relational databases, create them using Microsoft SQL Server, and manipulate them using Structured Query Language (SQL). Business Intelligence Services, reporting and database administration will be introduced. The knowledge and skills learned in this course can be adapted to other database products and SQL dialects.
Hours: 56
Credits: 4
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

PROG8540 Web Foundations

Description: In order to promote market appeal and a strong user experience, websites and web applications require user-friendly and appealing "front ends." Students develop skills to support these characteristics, including facility with coding HTML, XHTML, and CSS, as well as the insertion of graphics and video into web sites.
Hours: 56
Credits: 4
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

Level 2
INFO8105 System Development Project

Description: Students perform case studies in which they analyze real life examples of deliverables from all phases of the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC). The studies will draw on such areas as analytical models, human factors, security, software testing and entrepreneurship. Concurrent with the case studies, small groups of students work as a project team to plan, design, code, document and install a custom computer application as assigned by the instructor.
Hours: 84
Credits: 6
Pre-Requisites: PROG8080, INFO8000, PROG8020, PROG1245 or PROG8540
CoRequisites:

PROG8110 Programming: Mobile Application Development

Description: In this course, the student plans, designs and builds mobile applications. Native, mobile web and hybrid applications are explored and developed.
Hours: 56
Credits: 4
Pre-Requisites: PROG8080, PROG8010, PROG8020, PROG1245 or PROG8540
CoRequisites:

PROG8550 Microsoft Web Technologies

Description: In order to build web sites and web applications that are interactive, particularly for the purpose of eCommerce, such software must be interactive, dynamic and must have the ability to persist user information. In this course students develop such web applications using ASP.NET. Students create dynamic web pages which read data from a relational database, and also pages which update data on a relational database with information provided by the user through a web form. Students use application-wide variables, code and style sheets, object-oriented constructs, classes, and session variables.
Hours: 70
Credits: 5
Pre-Requisites: PROG8010, PROG8540
CoRequisites:

PROG8560 Project Development

Description: In order to develop software systems of significant size and importance, as for the capstone project, students and graduates require skills to work in teams, and use strategies to manage time and coordinate building activities. This course will support software development in the capstone course by having students perform case studies in which they analyze real life examples of deliverables from all phases of the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC). The studies will draw on such areas as analytical models, human factors, security, software testing, entrepreneurship, help authoring and technical writing. By analyzing professional systems, it is expected that students will be better prepared to implement their own application. 
Hours: 28
Credits: 2
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

Electives: Program Option
Student must complete a minimum of 42 Hours
View Program Option Electives

Please note that all courses may not be offered in all semesters. Go to your student portal for full timetabling details under "My Courses".

PROG8150 User Interface Design Principles

Description: This course provides the student with the skills involved in creating effective user interfaces. Techniques for proper design, implementation, and evaluation will be covered, in diverse areas such as desktop, web, mobile and industrial (HMI) user environments. Emphasis will be placed on quality user experiences (UX) and accessibility.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

PROG8170 Software Quality Assurance Techniques

Description: Software quality is everybody's job, no matter what their role in a software product development or IT organization. In this course, we will explore various approaches to testing and improving software quality. We will also learn techniques, practices and tools that programmers employ to achieve higher quality of software products.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites: PROG8145
CoRequisites:

PROG8270 Software Application Security I

Description: Software applications are prone to vulnerabilities on many levels. In this course, students study vulnerabilities of web applications, including SQL injections, URL manipulations and backdoors. Students study current penetration testing techniques in order to assess, test and develop software applications with respect to security issues.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

Optional Co-op Course Details (0066C)
Course Code Course Title and Description
Level 1
CON0101 Conestoga 101

Description: This self-directed course focuses on introducing new students to the supports, services, and opportunities available at Conestoga College. By the end of this course, students will understand the academic expectations of the Conestoga learning environment, as well as the supports available to ensure their academic success. Students will also be able to identify on-campus services that support their health and wellness, and explore ways to get actively involved in the Conestoga community through co-curricular learning opportunities.
Hours: 1
Credits:
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

INFO8000 Systems Development: Concepts & Analysis

Description: Upon completion of this course, the student will understand the Systems Development Life Cycle and the Object-Oriented Analysis methodology using the Unified Modeling Language. An object-oriented approach will be applied to a business system case study utilizing a Computer Assisted Systems Engineering tool to analyze the system's requirements. Emphasis will be placed on typical industry practices, documentation and presentation skills in a team environment.
Hours: 56
Credits: 4
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

PROG8010 Programming: Software Development Techniques

Description: Students use an object-oriented language to develop software solutions to solve business problems. Assignments illustrate the concepts of variables, decisions, scope, functions, repetition, and arrays. Problem solving techniques such as flowcharting and pseudo code are emphasized in order to develop business solutions. Students are required to use best practices to test and debug their projects.
Hours: 56
Credits: 4
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

PROG8020 Programming: Web Design and Development

Description: This course introduces the student to web applications development. Students apply best practices of user interface design to the development of web sites. Assignments illustrate the use of client side scripting to validate web forms. A server side scripting language is used together with a database to implement business solutions that save and process data.
Hours: 70
Credits: 5
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

PROG8080 Programming: Database Management

Description: This course teaches the knowledge and skills needed to use relational databases to persist application data. Students will learn how to design relational databases, create them using Microsoft SQL Server, and manipulate them using Structured Query Language (SQL). Business Intelligence Services, reporting and database administration will be introduced. The knowledge and skills learned in this course can be adapted to other database products and SQL dialects.
Hours: 56
Credits: 4
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

PROG8540 Web Foundations

Description: In order to promote market appeal and a strong user experience, websites and web applications require user-friendly and appealing "front ends." Students develop skills to support these characteristics, including facility with coding HTML, XHTML, and CSS, as well as the insertion of graphics and video into web sites.
Hours: 56
Credits: 4
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

Level 2
CEPR8200 Co-op and Career Preparation

Description: This series of modules will prepare graduate certificate students for job searching for their co-op work terms and for their future careers. Students will familiarize themselves with the co-operative education policies and procedures and will learn the expectations, rules, and regulations that apply in the workplace regarding social, organizational, ethical, and safety issues while deepening their awareness of self-reflective practices. Students will critically reflect on their skills, attitudes, and expectations and evaluate available opportunities in the workplace. Successful completion of these modules is a requirement for co-op eligibility.
Hours: 14
Credits: 1
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

INFO8105 System Development Project

Description: Students perform case studies in which they analyze real life examples of deliverables from all phases of the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC). The studies will draw on such areas as analytical models, human factors, security, software testing and entrepreneurship. Concurrent with the case studies, small groups of students work as a project team to plan, design, code, document and install a custom computer application as assigned by the instructor.
Hours: 84
Credits: 6
Pre-Requisites: PROG8080, INFO8000, PROG8020, PROG1245 or PROG8540
CoRequisites:

PROG8110 Programming: Mobile Application Development

Description: In this course, the student plans, designs and builds mobile applications. Native, mobile web and hybrid applications are explored and developed.
Hours: 56
Credits: 4
Pre-Requisites: PROG8080, PROG8010, PROG8020, PROG1245 or PROG8540
CoRequisites:

PROG8550 Microsoft Web Technologies

Description: In order to build web sites and web applications that are interactive, particularly for the purpose of eCommerce, such software must be interactive, dynamic and must have the ability to persist user information. In this course students develop such web applications using ASP.NET. Students create dynamic web pages which read data from a relational database, and also pages which update data on a relational database with information provided by the user through a web form. Students use application-wide variables, code and style sheets, object-oriented constructs, classes, and session variables.
Hours: 70
Credits: 5
Pre-Requisites: PROG8010, PROG8540
CoRequisites:

PROG8560 Project Development

Description: In order to develop software systems of significant size and importance, as for the capstone project, students and graduates require skills to work in teams, and use strategies to manage time and coordinate building activities. This course will support software development in the capstone course by having students perform case studies in which they analyze real life examples of deliverables from all phases of the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC). The studies will draw on such areas as analytical models, human factors, security, software testing, entrepreneurship, help authoring and technical writing. By analyzing professional systems, it is expected that students will be better prepared to implement their own application. 
Hours: 28
Credits: 2
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

Electives: Program Option
Student must complete a minimum of 42 Hours
View Program Option Electives

Please note that all courses may not be offered in all semesters. Go to your student portal for full timetabling details under "My Courses".

PROG8150 User Interface Design Principles

Description: This course provides the student with the skills involved in creating effective user interfaces. Techniques for proper design, implementation, and evaluation will be covered, in diverse areas such as desktop, web, mobile and industrial (HMI) user environments. Emphasis will be placed on quality user experiences (UX) and accessibility.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

PROG8170 Software Quality Assurance Techniques

Description: Software quality is everybody's job, no matter what their role in a software product development or IT organization. In this course, we will explore various approaches to testing and improving software quality. We will also learn techniques, practices and tools that programmers employ to achieve higher quality of software products.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites: PROG8145
CoRequisites:

PROG8270 Software Application Security I

Description: Software applications are prone to vulnerabilities on many levels. In this course, students study vulnerabilities of web applications, including SQL injections, URL manipulations and backdoors. Students study current penetration testing techniques in order to assess, test and develop software applications with respect to security issues.
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Pre-Requisites:
CoRequisites:

Level 3
COOP8020 Co-op Work Term CAD

Description: This co-op work term will provide students with college-approved work experience in an authentic, professionally relevant work environment. Students will be provided the opportunity to connect theory and practice by leveraging their academic knowledge to develop specialized vocational skills. The practical applications of this work term will promote students' awareness of key concepts and terminology in their field, improve their competencies in problem-solving and decision-making, further their application of professional judgement, hone their leadership skills (independently or as part of team), and enhance their capacity to critically analyze and reflect on their demonstrated abilities in the workplace.
Hours: 420
Credits: 14
Pre-Requisites: CDEV1020 or CEPR8200
CoRequisites:

Program Outcomes

Software Downloads

  • Students and instructors in a full-time science, technology, engineering or mathematics program are entitled to a number of additional Microsoft software packages through Conestoga's Microsoft Partner Agreement.
  • Your login information will determine what programs you have access to download.

Program Advisory Committees

The College appoints Program Advisory Committee members for diploma, degree, certificate and apprenticeship programs. Committees are composed of employers, practitioners and recent program graduates. College representatives (students, faculty, and administrators) are resource persons. Each committee advises the Board on the development of new programs, the monitoring of existing programs and community acceptance of programs. For a list of the current members, please visit our Program Advisory Committees.

Program Handbook

Handbook

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Students actively registered in cohort delivered programs who take longer than the designed program length of time to complete their studies are accountable for completing any new or additional courses that may result due to changes in the program of study. Unless otherwise stated, students registered in non-cohort delivered programs must complete the program of study within seven years of being admitted to the program.