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Program Development CSC

Career Studies Certificate (CSC)

C Career & technical education programs for job training Career & technical education programs for job training = Career & technical education programs for job training, guided by Advisory Committees


Prepare students for entry level positions in computer programming.

Program Requirements and Special Conditions

Students must meet JTCC admission requirements. New students should visit the Advising Center and returning students their faculty advisor for more information.

Printable Advising Sheet

Required Courses CR. Pre-requisite Courses Approved Course Substitutions
ITE 115 Introduction to Computer Applications and Concepts 3   See Note 1
ITE 215 Advanced Computer Applications and Integration 3 ITE 115  
ITP 100 Software Design 3    
ITP 110 Visual Basic Programming I Offered Fall Only 3 Co or Pre: ITP 100  
ITP 120 Java Programming Offered Fall Only 3 Co or Pre: ITP 100  
ITP 160 Introduction to Game Design and Development Offered Spring Only 3 ITE 115  
ITP 210 Visual Basic Programming II or ITP 220 Java Programming II Offered Spring Only 3 ITP 110 or ITP 120  
ITP 251 Systems Analysis and Design 3 ITP 100  
ITE 290 Coordinated Internship Offered Spring Only 1   See Note 3
Total Minimum Credits to Complete 25    


  1. Students with good computer skills may seek to satisfy this requirement by CLEP or internal exam.
  2. All information technology courses must be completed within five years of student’s intended graduation date.
  3. ITE 290 represents a one-credit internship that will focus on student’s particular track. Students must have completed all coursework or be concurrently completing coursework in present semester for graduation with advisor’s approval.
  4. Students should regularly meet with their faculty advisor and check their advisement report in MyTyler – SIS.
  5. Courses noted as Fall only or Spring only are based on historical trends and current planning and may change without notice.

2016-2017 College Catalog & Student Handbook

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Division of Engineering, Business and Public Services

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Midlothian: 804-594-1480

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