The Computer Programming concentration emphasizes technical coursework only, and does not require the electives needed for the associate degree option. This certificate prepares students for programming positions and gives a broader knowledge of information technology.
Note: To be awarded this certificate, students must be registered as matriculating in the Computer Studies program and successfully complete all certificate courses with a grade of C or better. Credits earned in this certificate program may be applied toward the associate degree program. Many courses require prerequisites, corequisites and/or testing. See course descriptions for details.
|COURSE NO.||COURSE TITLE||COURSE NOTES||CREDITS|
|COMI 1100||Introduction to Computers||3|
|COMI 1150||Programming Concepts||3|
OR COMI 1840
|Computer Networking Software OR Windows Server||3|
|COMI 2015||Introduction to Microsoft Project||1|
|COMP 1200||Database Design & Management||3|
|COMP 2430||Operating Systems||4|
|COMP 1230||Systems Analysis and Design||Computer Studies Department recommends taking COMP 1230 in final semester.||4|
|Programming Language Sequence||Computer Studies Department recommends COMI 1150 as a prerequisite.
Take six-credit sequence of COMI 1510, 2510 OR COMI 1225, 2225
|Programming Language Electives||Computer Studies Department recommends COMI 1150 as a prerequisite.
Take six credits from programming attribute PROG. See this page.
|COMI/COMP/CNVT||Take three credits from COMI/COMP/CNVT courses.||See course descriptions.||3|
Total Certificate Requirements Credits 36
Most students in this certificate program attend part time and take two courses each semester. Therefore, the average time to complete the Computer Programming certificate as a part-time student could be six semesters (or 36 months). Students who choose to attend full time could complete this certificate program in as few as two semesters (or 12 months). For more information about the number of CCRI graduates in this program and other important gainful employment information, please visit this page.