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  • Computer Programming (CPD)
    Program Description

    Career, Degree (AS)

    The Computer Programming Program prepares students for careers in the Information Technology field. This program provides a background in software development with required courses in several different programming languages. Students acquire skills needed to design and write software to support the needs of end-users. Electives can be selected from courses in Internet technology, database technology, hardware, operating systems, and programming languages. Students have the opportunity to gain work experience through an internship.

    The following background is recommended for this program: algebra and computer literacy. Students without this background may need to take prerequisite course work prior to enrolling in some of the courses required in this program. Students are strongly urged to meet with their academic advisor on a semester basis to review the program, and discuss course selections for successful completion of the program.


    For more information, please contact us at (978) 762-4000 or lwermers@northshore.edu.

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