All areas of the private and public sectors are in need of computer programmers. This two-year degree prepares the student to enter the workforce as a computer programmer or continue on to a four year degree. Graduates will learn how to program computers using a variety of programming languages including C#, Java, Perl, PHP, and Visual Basic. Graduates will also learn many modern database, Internet, operating systems, and server technologies.
 
Course Outline
 
Required Courses
(18 Courses)
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
CST 1000 Computer Basics
CST 1025 Network Basics
CST 1600 Relational Database Design
CST 1602 Advanced Databases
CST 1615 Introduction to Perl
CST 1620 C# Programming
CST 1640 Introduction to Java
CST 1794 Introduction to Programming
CST 1801 Visual Basic I
CST 1802 Helpdesk Diagnostics
CST 1861 Command Line and Registry
CST 2642 Java Servlets
CST 2802 Helpdesk Management
CST 2895 Customer Service
GSMS 1222 Applied Elementary Algebra
MMDT 1021 HTML and CSS
MMDT 1022 HTML II and Javascript
MMDT 1146 PHP Programming
Total Credits: 48  
Note there is a data error. The credits listed in this section total 46 while the section is listed as having 48 credits.
 
Elective Courses
(select 1 credit from the courses below)
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
CST 1802 Helpdesk Diagnostics
CST 2505 Introduction to Linux
CST 2881 CST Internship 1*
CST 2950 Special Topics 1-6*
MMDT 1144 Multimedia and the Web
MMDT 1145 Data Driven Web
Total Credits: 1  
 
Elective Courses
(select 2 credits from the courses below)
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
GSCM 1102 Applied Written Communications
GSCM 1112 Applied Oral Communications
GSCM 1122 Applied Oral and Written Communications 2*
GSCM 1132 Applied Technical Writing
Total Credits: 2  
 
Elective Courses
(select 1 credit from the courses below)
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
GSIS 1502 Human Relations
GSWS 1401 Employment Preparation
GSWS 1432 Problem Solving/Decision Making
GSWS 1442 Team Development
Total Credits: 1  
 
Total Diploma Credits: 52  

*Credits for this course are variable. See your Advisor about this course.