Jefferson Davis Campus
Become a Computer Programmer in Two Years
About the Program
The Computer Programming Technology curriculum is designed as a two-year program of study to prepare the student for entry-level employment in computer programming. This program offers courses in computer programming languages like Python, SQL, and BASIC, web development (HTML & CSS), data security, and more.
The Computer Programming program offers training in the development of business-application software for desktop and web-based environments. These positions may include:
- Software Engineer
- Application Developer
- Web Developer
Degree Options and Requirements
An Associate of Applied Science Degree is earned upon successful completion of the Computer Programming curriculum.
This program leads to an Associate of Applied Science Degree and is preparatory for employment upon graduation from MGCCC. Where a transfer to a senior college or university is desired, a conference should be scheduled with a community college advisor for advisement.
All students completing a career or technical program must complete either the MS-CPAS (Mississippi Career Planning and Assessment System) or an MGCCC Board- approved Technical Attainment Assessment where applicable.
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Computer Programming Technology Coursework
For class times, visit the MGCCC class schedules.
Computer Programming Technology Certificate
Total Credits: 31
Computer Programming Technology Diploma
|IST 1723 - Programming in Python||3|
|IST 2434 - Server-Side Programming I||4|
Total Credits: 15
Associate of Applied Science Degree
|ENG 1113 - English Composition I||3|
|SPT 1113 - Public Speaking I||3|
|MAT 1313 - College Algebra||3|
|Social/Behavioral Science Elective||3|
|Humanities or Fine Arts Elective||3|
Articulated credit may be awarded for approved courses. Please refer to “The Credit by Non-Traditional Means” regarding stipulations for receiving articulated credit.