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  Jul 22, 2024
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Software Programming, Occupational Skills Award

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The award in Software Programming begins with an introduction to programming then goes into the C++ and Java programming languages. The award prepares the student for software development with C++ and Java.

With this award, you may seek jobs such as: 

Entry Level C++ Programmer

Related Awards:  

Software Development Level 1 Certificate   

Game Development A.A.S. - Specialization in Game Programming   


Total Credit Hours Required: 11

Milestone Course(s)

*** denotes Milestone course(s)

A milestone course is a course that is critical for success in this program as determined by the Faculty of the Alamo Colleges District.

Additional Program Information

The Occupational Skills Award is a sequence of courses that allows students to obtain high in-demand skills or improve their current skills. 

The award in Software Programming prepares students to work as Computer Programmers both in commercial and non-profit settings. The program provides students with hands-on experience developing software packages using the latest technologies in the computer industry.

Occupational Skills Awards are embedded into A.A.S and/or Certificate program plans. Upon completion of the series of courses, contact your Workforce faculty Program Coordinator to ensure that your award is included on your transcript and receive advising regarding the benefits of continued training to pursue the Certificate or A.A.S.


Program CIP:  10.0304

Major Code:  CPRG

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