Computer Programming: Java

What will I learn in this program?

The program of study for the certificate in Computer Programming: Java includes instruction and practice in the Java programming language, as well as computer systems and the principles of automatic business data processing.  This course of study prepares students for entry-level positions in quality assurance and computer programming in a variety of settings.

What kind of jobs can I get once I complete the program? How much will they pay? What “demand” is expected for these jobs?

Occupation

Average Annual Salary

Expected Regional Demand

Computer Support Specialists

$37,800

Faster than Average Growth

Database Administrators

$49,700

Faster than Average Growth

Computer Programmers

$50,100

Faster than Average Growth

Computer Systems Analysts

$54,600

Faster than Average Growth

Network and Computer Systems Administrators

$55,100

Faster than Average Growth

 

Does this program have any special enrollment requirements?

N/A

Does this program have any special costs?

N/A

How long will it take to complete this program?

Degree/Certificate

Time to Complete*

Certificate for Computing Programming:  Java

1.5 Years

*Based on full-time attendance or 12 units per semester

How do I get more information on this program?

CS Department website: www.ccsf.edu/cs

Department contact information: Craig Persiko, L462
415-239-3332
cpersiko@ccsf.edu