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IT- Programming

IT - Programming

Macomb’s IT - Programming program will prepare you for entry-level positions in the computer programming field, with the option of specializing in C++, database, Java or Net C# programming. You will learn how to organize and manage information, design databases with Structured Query Language and Extensible Markup Language, develop and critique sets of application level specification, design and execute test plans, configure wireless devices, troubleshoot, debug and much more.

Top 3 Reasons to Choose Macomb for IT - Programming

  1. Save $20,000 by starting here - over 80% of our students leave debt free
  2. Earn a certificate in Java programming 100% online
  3. Access to job placement through Career Services

IT - Programming Courses at Macomb

  • Business Communications
  • Computer and Information Processing Principles
  • Introduction to Program Design and Development
  • Introduction to Web Programming
  • Database Design and Implementation with SQL & XML
  • Principles of Networking
  • Introduction to Business
  • Web Programming with JavaScript and HTML
  • Technical Business Communications & Project Management Principles
  • Applications Implementation and Testing

Career Opportunities in IT - Programming

Macomb has teamed up with Burning Glass Technologies to provide you with the most up-to-date information on the careers that you will be qualified for upon successful completion of this program.

Job-posting data can give you insights about employers seeking job applicants, where those jobs are located, and the average salary being offered. Use the Career Insights Tool to see national, state or metropolitan area information.

Data are provided by Burning Glass Technologies and drawn from large area samples. Data are not drawn from Macomb Community College-specific student or program outcomes.



Career Services

Macomb’s Career Services is your bridge from education to employment. It offers a variety of free resources, including skill and interest assessments, resume building, success workshops, job placement and more.

Transfer Pathways

The credits earned in Macomb’s IT - Programming program transfer to many colleges and universities in Michigan.

If you intend to transfer and pursue a bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, speak with a Macomb counselor or academic advisor as soon as possible after you have applied to Macomb to plan the best pathway.

How do I find out more about the IT - Programming Program?

For more information on the IT – Programming program at Macomb, contact an IT-Programming Program advisor: Professor Martin Kohl, 586.286.2078 or Professor Elizabeth Jenaway, 586.445.7412.

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