The Computer Programming Associate of Applied Technology degree program consists of courses designed to provide students with an understanding of the concepts, principles, and techniques required in writing computer software. Those interested in a Computer Programming Associate of Applied Technology degree should be highly motivated individuals who are interested in becoming an Information Technology professional.

Associate Degree
Program Length 66 Credit Hours
Education Requirements High School graduate or GED recipient; Minimum age: 18
Entrance Dates Every Semester
Offered Macon, Milledgeville and Warner Robins Campuses and Online

Computer Programming Associate of Applied Technology Curriculum

Credit Hours

General Education Core Courses
Area I - English/Humanities/Fine Arts  
ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric
Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences  
XXXX xxxx Social Behavioral Sciences Elective
Area III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics  
Choose one Math course from the following three courses:  
MATH 1100 Quantitative Skills and Reasoning
MATH 1101 Mathematical Modeling (3)
MATH 1111 College Algebra (3)
Area IV - Humanities/Fine Arts  
XXXX xxxx Humanities/Fine Arts Elective
Program-Specific Requirements  
XXXX xxxx General Core Elective
Occupational Courses
ACCT 1100 Financial Accounting I 4
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers 3
CIST 1001 Computer Concepts 4
CIST 1220 Structured Query Language (SQL) 4
CIST 1305 Program Design and Development 3
CIST 1510 Web Development I 3
CIST 2311 Visual Basic Programming I 4
CIST 2312 Visual Basic Programming II 4
CIST 2371 Java Programming I 4
CIST 2372 Java Programming II 4
CIST 2373 Java Programming III 4
CIST 2921 IT Analysis, Design, and Project Management 4
CIST xxxx CIST Electives 6
Total Hours