COMPUTER INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY -- PROGRAMMER LEVEL I
Offered at all seven campuses
(Level I Certificate)
- Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
- Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.
Degree Plan Code: C1.CIT.PROG.LEV.1.09
This certificate option is designed to provide students with basic and advanced skills and knowledge in a primary language of choice. Application development using database programming techniques, structures, and modeling is also developed. Graduates will be qualified to work as a Level I Programmer in a technical programming environment.
Prerequisite: Basic understanding of personal computer and operating systems as obtained in ITSC 1401, BCIS 1405, or COSC 1401 or equivalent experience approved by designated Information Technology personnel.
||Programming Logic and Design OR
||Introductory Programming course - List A*
||Advanced Programming Language course - List B**
||Database course - List C OR
||Project Management Software
|Minimum Hours Required
*First in a two-course programming language series
List A - Introductory Programming Courses
**Second in a two-course programming language series
List B - Advanced Programming Courses
List C - Database Courses
NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.