Apr 12, 2024  
2019-2021 Graduate Catalog 
2019-2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Programming

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The Certificate in Computer Programming, a post-baccalaureate program, is designed for those wishing to make a career change to become computer programmers or computer applications developers. The certificate program is open only to individuals who have earned the BS or BA degree (in any field). The program is designed with scheduling flexibility to accommodate the needs of working adults.

Web Assisted Learning:
Internet based instruction (local students may sit in on lectures if desired)
Flexible scheduling (completion time determined by student)
Periodic classroom sessions (scheduled by the professor)

CSC 3360   Fundamentals of Programming year 1
CSC 3361   Intermediate Programming year 1

To continue in the Certificate program, students must pass CSC 3360 and CSC 3361 with an average grade of “B” or better, and pass a programming proficiency examination. The student must complete the following courses with a grade of “C” or better.
CSC 3370  Fundamentals of Internet Systems year 2
CSC 3371   Applied Data Structures year 2
CSC 3373   Web Programming year 2
CSC 3374   Database Management year 2

Career Opportunities
Students completing this program will be qualified as entry-level programmers and will also satisfy minimum requirements for admission to many graduate programs in computer science and/or information technology.

Departmental Links

Graduate Programs Webpage

Computer Programming Certificate Webpage

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