Dec 05, 2022  
2020-2021 Supplemental Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Supplemental 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)


CST 5310    Fundamentals of Programming year 1

CST 5311    Intermediate Programming year 1

To continue in the Certificate program, students must pass CST 5310  and CST 5311  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.

CST 5312   Fundamentals of Internet Systems year 2

CST 5313    Applied Data Structures year 2

CST 5314   Web Programming year 2

CST 5315    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

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Computer Programming Certificate Webpage

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