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Computer Programming - CP23 Degree

Program Description: The Computer Programming associate degree program is a sequence of courses designed to provide students with an understanding of the concepts, principles, and techniques required in computer information processing. Program graduates are to be competent in the general areas of English/humanities/fine arts, social/behavioral sciences, and natural sciences/mathematics, as well as in the technical areas of computer terminology and concepts, program design and development, and computer networking. Program graduates receive a Computer Programming Associate of Applied Science degree and are qualified for employment as computer programmers.

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Computer Science BadgeRequirements:

  • Submit a completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or High School Equivalency transcript or college transcripts showing successful completion of 60+ semester credits or 72+ quarter credits
  • Submit official college transcripts, if applicable
  • Present acceptable ACCUPLACER, ACT, ASSET, COMPASS, PSAT, or SAT scores or GED score of 145 or higher or have one of the following: an associate degree or higher or have a HOPE GPA of 2.6 after the completion of 10th grade. Documentation on a college transcript of successful completion of appropriate courses from a regionally accredited college or university may be accepted in lieu of test scores.
General Core Courses 15
Area I - Language Arts/Communication (3 Hours) 3
ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric 3
Area II - Social/Behavior Science – Complete 3 Hours 3
Area III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics - Choose One of the Following (3 Hours) 3
MATH 1100 Quantitative Skills and Reasoning 3
MATH 1101 Mathematic Modeling 3
MATH 1111 College Algebra 3
Area IV - Humanities/Fine Arts - Complete 3 Hours 3
General Education Core Elective - Complete 3 Hours 3
Occupational Courses 30
CIST 1001 Computer Concepts 4
CIST 1305 Program Design and Development 3
CIST 1510 Web Development I 3
CIST 2921 IT Analysis, Design, and Project Management 4
COMP 2000 Intro. to Technology and Computer Application 3
XXXX xxxx Occupational Elective (6 Hours) 6
Choose One of the Following (3 Hours) 3
BUSN 1300 Introduction to Business 3
MGMT 1120 Introduction to Business 3
ACCT 1100 Financial Accounting I 4
Structured Query Language - Choose One of the Following (4 Hours) 4
CIST 1210 Introduction to Oracle Databases 4
CIST 1220 Structured Query Language (SQL) 4
Programming Language Courses - Complete 20 Hours w/a minimum of 8 Hours in Tier II (20 Hours) 20
Programming Language Tier I - Choose Three of the Following (12 Hours) 12
CIST 2311 Visual Basic I 4
CIST 2341 C# Programming I 4
CIST 2371 Java Programming I 4
CIST 2351 PHP Programming I 4
CIST 2361 C++ Programming I 4
CIST 2381 Mobile Application Development 4
CIST 2570 Open Source Web Application Programming I 4
CIST 2580 Interactive and Social Applications Integration 4
Programming Language Tier II - Choose Two of the Following (8 Hours) 8
CIST 2312 Visual Basic II 4
CIST 2342 C# Programming II 4
CIST 2352 PHP Programming II 4
CIST 2362 C++ Programming II 4
CIST 2372 Java Programming II 4
CIST 2373 Java Programming III 4
CIST 2571 Open Source Web Application Programming II 4
Faculty & Staff

Computer Information System Technology Programming Instructor, Valdosta Campus


Computer Information Systems Program Coordinator, Valdosta Campus

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