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Computer Programming, Certificate

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The Computer Programming Certificate program prepares students who want the essential technical competency required for entry-level employment in the computer field.

The objective of this program is to develop an understanding of basic concepts and tools of data processing and skills needed in present-day computer operations and programming languages. Operations and programming are studied.

Graduates are able to:

  • solve information processing problems by producing well designed algorithms and using object- oriented programming language for application development
  • use database design principles to produce efficient databases
  • collaborate effectively as a member of a team to interpret data by applying quantitative reasoning used in the analysis and design of business systems
  • recognize the ethical, social, and economic implications of the uses of the computer

Curriculum – Certificate Program

Total Credits 31 - 33

1 See Computer and Programming Electives List  .

2 Select a course from the General Education  list. COMP 102 Computer Literacy  cannot be used as a general education course in this program.

3 MATH 020 Elementary Algebra  is a prerequisite/corequisite for this course. 

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