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Computer Programming

Overview

Computer Programming - Overview

Level I Career Certificate

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# (C-Sharp) 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.

Level II Career Certificate

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 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.