The Computer Programming certificate is for students who wish to become professional business-application programmers. As a graduate of this program, you will meet the minimum educational and experience requirements to qualify as an entry-level computer programmer. The Computer Programming certificate, in combination with the associate degree, has been designed to be completed in two years if you attend full time and have the required entry skills in reading, writing, and mathematics. Alternatively, you can choose to complete the Computer Programming pathway as a stand-alone certificate.
In addition to tuition, estimated costs for students who complete the Computer Programming certificate courses listed below are books, $750; class fees, $125; universal fee, $1036; equipment and supplies: $150, differential fees, $280. Contact the Financial Aid Office at 503.399.5018 to find out if you qualify for help with these costs.
You may earn a certificate of completion by successfully completing the required 28 credit hours with a grade of “C” or better in all courses.