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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 $18,000+ by starting her/80% of our students leave debt free
  2. Take classes online or at times convenient to your life
  3. Access to job placement through Career Services

IT - Programming Courses at Macomb

  • Business Communications
  • Computer and Information Processing Principles
  • Foundations of Business Information Technology
  • 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 XML
  • Technical Business Communications & Project Management Principles
  • Applications Implementation and Testing

Career Opportunities in IT - Programming

With an Associate of Applied Science Degree, Certificate or one of four Skill Specific Certificates ( in C++, Database, Java or Net C# Programming) in IT – Programming, you will be qualified for positions that include computer programmer, computer user support specialist, database administrator, software developer/system software and system analyst.

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 a Programming Program Advisor: Professor Martin Kohl, 586.286.2078 or Professor Elizabeth Jenaway, 586.445.7412.

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