Information Technology

This C++ Programming certificate is designed to provide the student with the programming skills necessary to create and implement C++ programs by developing proficiency in an object-oriented programming language. Instruction in C++ programming includes techniques for storing and manipulating data internally and externally, and includes object-oriented programming topics (classes, inheritance, and polymorphism) as well as procedural programming topics (data types, control structures, functions, arrays, pointers and strings).

All courses in this certificate program may be applied toward completion of the Associate of Applied Science degree in Computer Programming.


This Visual Basic Programming certificate offers programming skills necessary to design and implement Visual BASIC programs. The student will learn how to design Visual BASIC programs using event-driven programming techniques, implement current interface design standards, create reusable code, and manipulate records in both a file-based system and a database system. Emphasis is placed on proper program design techniques.

All courses in this certificate program may be applied toward completion of the Associate of Applied Science degree in Computer Programming.


This Web Development and Design Certificate is designed for individuals interested in acquiring advanced technical skills and knowledge in Web Design including creating web pages, using Internet protocols, search engines, programming for the Web, and creating databases.

All courses in this certificate program may be applied toward completion of the Applied Science degree in Computer Information Technology.


This Computer Hardware Repair & Troubleshooting certificate is designed for individuals interested in acquiring advanced technical skills and knowledge to maintain and repair personal computers. Students gain skills in buying parts, upgrading, building, and configuring personal computers. Major hands-on topics include documentation, troubleshooting techniques, PC architectures, disk drives and controller cards, memory management, add-on boards, and communications devices.

Completion of this certificate provides comprehensive preparation for the A+ Certification examinations offered through the Computer Technology Industry Association (CompTIA).

All courses in this certificate program may be applied toward completion of the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Computer Information Technology or Computer Programing.


This Networking Support certificate is designed to prepare students for positions in networking and computer-related fields. The curriculum is structured entirely around the OSI model. Selected topics include cabling, network topologies and design, IP addressing, router configuration and protocols, switching theory, virtual LANS, WANS, and threaded case studies.

This certificate prepares a student to test for CompTIA Net+ certification and provides a foundation for continued studies for Cisco CCNA certification.

All courses in this certificate program may be applied toward completion of the Associate of Applied Science degree in Computer Information Technology.