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Computer Programming

Computer Programming - Overview

Choose your Level I Career Certificate

Level I Career Certificate(s)

The Computer Programming Pathway consists of one, Level I career certificate. This pathway also includes two, Level II career certificate choices.

The Metropolitan Community College Computer Programming pathway develops computer technology skills used in
critical information technology roles in a variety of industries. Computer programmers use programming languages,
such as Java and C++, to create software that runs on a computer or mobile device. Everything that people interact
with on their computers or mobile devices was created by computer programmers. With the increase of computer chips
in more devices, computer programmers are playing an increasingly important role in creating and making everyday
work more convenient.

After selecting the Level I, Computer Programming career certificate, students should also choose
their complimenting Level II career certificate from the options listed below.

Choose one Level II Career Certificate

Level II Career Certificate(s)

The Metropolitan Community College Mobile Application Development Career Certificate prepares students for
various forms of mobile application development, including hybrid applications developed using traditional
web skills, such as HTML, CSS and JavaScript; native iOS/iPadOS application development using Swift; and
cross-platform iOS/Android development using Google’s newest language, Flutter.

number 2 icon with circle Web Development (WDCCI)

This certificate prepares students to successfully manage the World Wide Web environment.
Students are provided with a strong technical foundation in developing content for the World Wide Web and any Internet-related support.