Computer Programming and Database Development


This certificate program provides an introductory knowledge of computer programming so individuals are prepared for entry-level employment or to enhance skills they have.

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Students will learn entry-level computer programming skills in different programming languages including Visual Basic, Java, C++, C#, SQL, JavaScript, PHP, and Python. Students will earn a Certificate and be prepared for employment in entry-level programming and database positions.

A Quality Education

ICC works with a number of local employers to provide internship opportunities for students.

Get Involved

Network with other students through ICC student organizations including the Computer Science Club, Rotaract, the Student Government Association and Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society.

Career Opportunities

Programmer, Coder, Software Developer, Developer, Software Engineer, DevOps Developer, Software Architect, System Engineer


24 Months

if Full Time

4 Semesters
36 Total Credit Hours

What if I attend part-time?

Our Student Success Advisors help with an academic plan that works for you.



+ supplies & fees

Based on 2023-24

What financial assistance can I receive?

Find the plan right for you by connecting with our Financial Aid office.


15 Students

average per class

Small class sizes mean more individual attention and a higher rate of success.

View the College Catalog to see a complete list of classes for this program.

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Students learn by doing and will have fun classes to practice and implement their learned knowledge. In this program there is a Computer Science club to meet with other motivated students to learn from each other, sharing thoughts and building projects. All of this makes our students competitive candidates for future jobs.

Dr. Rafeeq Al-Hashemi, Associate Professor, Computer Sciences
Let’s Get Started ▸

How Do I Get Into the Computer Programming and Database Development Program?

Use your analytical and problem-solving skills in a career as a computer programmer and database developer. Connect with an Admissions representative to learn how to get started.

  1. Complete our quick admissions application. It’s free and easy!
  2. Apply for financial aid (FAFSA).
  3. Apply for ICC Scholarships. Just 1 application for over 700 scholarships.
  4. Computer, coding, and keyboard classes in high school are beneficial.
  5. Being detail oriented and having good concentration skills are necessities.

What Can I Expect As a Computer Programming and Database Development Student?

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