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Computer Programming

Note: This program is no longer accepting new applicants. Please see the Computer Technology Integration program. 

The Computer Programming curriculum prepares individuals for employment as computer programmers and related positions through study and applications in computer concepts, logic, programming procedures, languages, generators, operating systems,networking, data management, and business operations. Students will solve business computer problems through programming techniques and procedures, using appropriate languages and software. The primary emphasis of the curriculum is hands on training in programming and related computer areas that provide the ability to adapt as systems evolve. Graduates should qualify for employment in business, industry, and government organizations as programmers, programmer trainees, programmer analysts, software developers, computer operators, systems technicians, database specialists, computer specialists, software specialists, or information systems.

Jane S. Rossman
Associate Professor, Computer Systems & Electronics Technologies
Elizabeth City Office: FC212 
(252)335-0821 x 2353 

Work Based Learning

Work-Based Learning (WBL), formerly Cooperative Education, allows students the opportunity to apply course instruction in an actual workplace setting. Students work for an employer in a position directly related to their program of study.

Career Resources

Occupational Outlook Handbook - Computer Programmers

Occupational Outlook Handbook - Computer Support Specialists

Transferring to a Four-Year College or University

East Carolina University and other UNC system universities have 2+2 transfer programs in Information Technology.

East Carolina University BS in Industrial Technology (BSIT) AAS Transfer Program

If you are undecided about your program of study or need further assistance visit Career Services.


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