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Computer Programming


Computer Programming
Program Information
A.S. Certificate - Code 0938 - Catalog 2013/2014
Anindya Paul, Chair, 386-506-4155
Jameal Adkins, Assistant Chair, 386-506-4139
Linda Sullivan, 386-506-4154, sullivi@daytonastate.edu
07/17/2013 M - 1539

Program Mission, Description, and Outcomes Mission:
The certificate program provides the student with a basic understanding of writing computer programming codes using a variety of programming languages. The students also learn to test, monitor, debug, and document and maintain computer programs. The program incorporates innovative teaching methods, uses latest technology and industry relevant coding languages, thus encouraging student success.

Description:
The program provides a solid foundation in programming. Students develop skills enabling them to program C, C++, Visual Basic; as well as to design and develop software. All credits earned in this program are applicable to the AS degree in Computer Programming and Analysis. Selected courses prep for MCP, MCAD, MOS, and Sun Java certifications. Program courses transfer directly into Associate of Science in Computer Programming and Analysis and other Associate degree programs.

Outcomes:
Graduates of the program will be able to:
1. Plan and perform data file activities.
2. Design and assess analysis activities.
3. Prepare, plan and perform program design activities, coding activities and testing activities.
4. Propose and perform user-training activities, implementation activities and user support activities.
5. Use and evaluate multiple integrated development environment and programming languages.
6. Illustrate professional development skills and general organizational computing workplace competencies.


Note: This program is eligible for federal financial aid and state bright futures.

Approximate Additional Costs Program Tuition and Fees: $3,448*
Access Fee: $206 ($6.24 per credit)
Assessment Fee: $30
Lab Fees: $30
Textbook Estimate: varies depending on new, used, renting, or e-books

*In-state tuition only; out-of-state tuition will be higher.

Financing Options: All students are encouraged to apply for federal and state student financial assistance by completing the FAFSA at http://www.fafsa.gov. For more information on grant, loans and work programs, please see the Office of Financial Aid webpage at http://www.daytonastate.edu/finaid. Students are also encouraged to apply for one of the many Daytona State College Foundation scholarships offered each semester. For more information see: http://www.daytonastate.edu/scholarships.

Additional Admission Requirements - It may be necessary for the student to enroll in a college preparatory English, Math, or Reading course based upon college placement test scores.

- Successful completers of CET 1600 are eligible to take the test to become a Network Plus Certified Professional.

Careers The courses from this program could also be used to other AS degrees.
The following information is required by federal regulations to be provided to students for all vocational and certificate programs. Additional information on the any career, job, or salary potential can be found at http://www.onetonline.org.

The typical length of this program is four (4) semesters for a full-time student, with 39% graduating within 4 semesters for 2012-13. The Florida Education and Training Placement Information Program (FETPIP) lists the placement rate (2010-11) for this field at 50%.

15-1021.00 Computer Programmers http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1021.00
11-3021.00 Computer and Information Systems Managers http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/11-3021.00
15-1041.00 Computer Support Specialists http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1041.00
15-1051.00 Computer Systems Analysts http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1051.00

For additional Information on wages, trends and career videos:
http://www.careerinfonet.org/occ_rep.asp?optstatus=011000000&soccode=151021&id=1&nodeid=2&stfips=12&search=Go


Note: Need help preparing for your job search? Login to Daytona State's Career Services Online (CSO) to create your personal career account, or email your Daytona State College Career Advisor.

Program Specific Courses
Course Title    
  SEM HRS  
CET1600 Network Plus   4.00
COP2220 Computer Programming "C"  OR Pre-Reqs: COP1000 OR MAC1105
COP2001 Computer Programming "C++"   2.00 Pre-Reqs: COP1000 Conc-Reqs: COP2001L
COP2001L Computer Programming "C++" Lab   1.00 Conc-Reqs: COP2001
COP2700 Introduction to Database Management  OR
CTS2431 Data Organization and Management   2.00 Co-Reqs: COP1000 Conc-Reqs: CTS2431L
CTS2431L Data Organization and Management Lab   1.00 Conc-Reqs: CTS2431
COP1000 Principles of Computer Programming   3.00
CTS2402 Visual Basic Programming   3.00 Pre-Reqs: COP1000
COP2800 Computer Programming "Java"   3.00 Pre-Reqs: COP1000
COP2949 Cooperative Educational Experience in Computer Programming   1.00
EGS1000 Professional Performance for Technicians   3.00
CEN2002 Software Design and Development I   3.00 Pre-Reqs: COP2220 OR COP2001 OR COP2800 AND COP2700
CET2154 A+ Computer Repair   4.00
... ... Computer Elective   3.00
   
... ... Computer Elective - Choose From:  
  SEM HRS  
CAP2023 Introduction to Game Programming   3.00 Pre-Reqs: COP1000
CTS1851 Internet Web Foundations (HTML, CSS)   3.00
CGS2100 Microcomputer Applications   3.00
COP2842 Web Scripting (PHP)   3.00 Pre-Reqs: COP1000 AND CTS1851
CGS2821 Advanced Web Programming (XML, ASP.Net, SQL Server)   3.00 Pre-Reqs: COP1000 AND CTS1851
COP2805 Advanced Computer Programming "Java"   3.00
CTS2141 Advanced C++ and Direct X Programming   3.00 Pre-Reqs: COP2001
CGS2820 Web Programming (JavaScript, Ajax, ASP.Net)   3.00 Co-Reqs: COP1000 Pre-Reqs: CTS1851

Sample Program of Study
Course Title    
   
... ... 1st Semester  
  SEM HRS  
COP1000 Principles of Computer Programming   3.00
COP2700 Introduction to Database Management  OR
CTS2431 Data Organization and Management   2.00 Co-Reqs: COP1000 Conc-Reqs: CTS2431L
CTS2431L Data Organization and Management Lab   1.00 Conc-Reqs: CTS2431
CET1600 Network Plus   4.00
CET2154 A+ Computer Repair   4.00
   
... ... 2nd Semester  
  SEM HRS  
COP2800 Computer Programming "Java"   3.00 Pre-Reqs: COP1000
... ... Computer Elective   3.00
COP2220 Computer Programming "C"  OR Pre-Reqs: COP1000 OR MAC1105
COP2001 Computer Programming "C++"   2.00 Pre-Reqs: COP1000 Conc-Reqs: COP2001L
COP2001L Computer Programming "C++" Lab   1.00 Conc-Reqs: COP2001
EGS1000 Professional Performance for Technicians   3.00
   
... ... 3rd Semester  
  SEM HRS  
COP2949 Cooperative Educational Experience in Computer Programming   1.00
CEN2002 Software Design and Development I   3.00 Pre-Reqs: COP2220 OR COP2001 OR COP2800 AND COP2700
CTS2402 Visual Basic Programming   3.00 Pre-Reqs: COP1000
   
TOTAL  ...   33.00

Note: Sequence of courses may vary. Check catalog course descriptions for requisite requirements.


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