Computer Programming and Web Development Career

Program Goals Statement

Students will be prepared for entry-level programming in business and industry including the option of focusing on web development.  They will develop the skills to analyze problems and develop computerized solutions using multiple programming and/or web development options.  They will develop the knowledge to work with data analysis and develop and maintain effective programs and/or websites. 

Program information

• Students have access to outstanding state-of-the-art technology and learn from faculty in touch with the needs of industry, both locally and nationally. Courses are constantly evolving to reflect current trends.

• Transfer credit for any Computer Information Systems (CIS or CIT) course must be approved by the CI Department Chair or by a full-time CI faculty member. 

• This concentration can be taken online. 

After BCC

• Programming Track:  Recent graduates have successfully started their own businesses or gone to work as programmers, programmer analysts, systems administrators, systems analysts, software developers, technicians, and consultants.

• Web Track: Students graduating from this track will be prepared to develop and maintain web sites.  Students either join a web development firm or do consulting. 

Infused General Education Competencies 

Technical Literacy, First Year Experience

Item #
Title
Credits

General Education Elective Courses

 +
9-12

Programming Track - Language Sequence Electives - Choose two of the following sequences

 +
6-7
Total credits:
63-66

Course Sequencing

Item #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
3
Item #
Title
Credits
Two Language Sequence Electives (1st in sequence)  +
6
CIS/CIT Elective  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
9
Item #
Title
Credits
History Elective  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
6
Item #
Title
Credits
Two Language Sequence Electives (1st in sequence)  +
6
CIS/CIT Elective  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
9

Students may not get credit for both CIT 143 and CIS 155 or for both CIT 242 and CIS 255

Item #
Title
Credits
CIS/CIT Elective  +
3
CIS/CIT Elective  +
3
Science Elective  +
3 - 4
Social Phenomenon Elective  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
15-16

Overview

Subject

Type

Associate Degree

Campus

Degree Offered

Associate in Science in Computer Information Systems (Computer Programming and Web Development Concentration)

Program Contact

Sarmad Saman, Dean, sarmad.saman@bristolcc.edu

Priscilla Grocer, Department Chair, priscilla.grocer@bristolcc.edu