Certificate of Completion in Computer Programming

Certificate Information

Academic Plan

CCL Computer Programming

Academic Plan Code




MCCCD Program Detail


Field of Interest

Field of Interest: Computer and Information Technology


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Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program. ++ indicates any suffixed courses.

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Computer Programming prepares students for entry-level positions in computer programming. The program emphasizes knowledge and skills required to design, develop, test, and document structured and object-oriented program utilizing a variety of programming languages.

Program Prerequisites


Required Courses Credits: 24

CIS105Survey of Computer Information Systems3
CIS117DMMicrosoft Access: Database Management (3) OR
CIS276DAMySQL Database (3) OR
CIS276DBSQL Server Database (3) OR
CIS276DCOracle Database (3)3
CIS133DAInternet/Web Development Level I3
CIS126DLLinux Operating System (3) OR
MST150++Microsoft Windows (any course)(3)3
CIS150ABObject-Oriented Programming Fundamentals3
CIS159Visual Basic Programming I3
CIS162ADC#: Level I3
CIS163AAJava Programming: Level I3

Restricted Electives

CIS162ABC++: Level I3
CIS166AAIntroduction to JavaScripting (3) OR
CIS166ACWeb Scripting with (ASP).NET (3) OR
CIS166AEWeb Scripting with (PHP) (3) OR
CIS166AFWeb Scripting with Phython (3)3
CIS259Visual Basic Programming II3
CIS262ABC++: Level II3
CIS262ADC# Level II3
CIS263AAJava Programming: Level II3
CIS224Project Management Microsoft Project for Windows3
CIS249Software Testing for Quality Assurance3
CIS250Management of Information Systems3
CIS190Introduction to Networking (3) OR
CNT140AAIntroduction to Networks (4) OR
MST140Microsoft Networking Essentials (3)3-4

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Major: 5207
First Term: 2018 Fall
Final Term: 2019 Summer
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 30
CIPS code: 11.0202
SOC codes: 15-1251.00, 15-1252.00
Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: - MC
Occupational Area: Information Technology
Instructional Council: Computer Information Systems (12)
GPA: 2.0