Associate of Applied Science in Computer Programming
Hinds Community College

Program Details

The Associate in Applied Science in Computer Programming from Hinds Community College is an online software development degree.  This two year program is designed especially for those planning on entering the workforce immediately after completion but can also be used to transfer into a four-year program at a college or university.  Regardless of future plans, this degree prepares you for entry-level employment and advancement in computer programming and systems analysis.  You will complete courses in design, coding, and testing of software applications using various programming languages including Java and C++.  Course topics also include database manipulation, hardware maintenance, and operating system functions.  Students can choose from programming and technical electives.

Learning Pace

Institution-Paced

% Online

100% Online

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

ACCUPLACER, ACT/SAT

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • ACT score of 17 or above
  • English placement level 3
  • Math placement level 3
  • Reading placement level 4