Computer Programming - Certificate
The Computer Programming Certificate program prepares Curriculum
students who want the essential technical competency required Certificate Program
for entry-level employment in the computer field.
The objective of this program is to develop an understanding Course Credits
of basic concepts and tools of data processing and skills needed ENGL-111 English I 3
in present-day computer operations and programming CISY-103 Computer Concepts and Programming3 4
languages. Operations and programming are studied. Programming Elective1 3-4
Programming Elective1 3-4
Graduates are able to: CISY-132 Systems Analysis and Design 3
• contribute to the analyses of problems of data format needed CISY-217 Operating Systems 3
for processing and required for user results CISY-285 Data Base Development & Design 3
• work effectively as a member of a team CISY-211 Systems Development & Implementation 3
General Education2 3
• use a problem or object oriented programming language for General Education2 3
Total Credits 31 - 33
See Computer Science (CISY) Programming Elective list in the
Select a course from the General Education list. Computer
Literacy (CISY-102) cannot be used as a general education course
in this program.
Elementary Algebra (MATH-020) is a prerequisite/corequisite for
Admission requirement(s): High School Diploma or High School Equivalency Certificate (not through
correspondence). Please refer to the Admissions section of this catalog.
Students may enroll: full-time, part-time, day or evening.
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