Career Studies Certificate in Application Programming
Northern Virginia Community College

Program Details

The Career Studies Certificate in Application Programming from Northern Virginia Community College is an online software development degree program.  This program prepares students to study for either the MCP-Programming or the Sun Certified Programming for Java 2.  You will learn to design and implement traditional/legacy stand-alone and client-server applications using procedural and object-oriented development techniques.  The courses that students are likely to complete are:

  • Software Design
  • Quantitative Reasoning
  • Java Programming I
  • Java Programing

This program can be completed 100% online, allowing you to prepare for the future while still handling present obligations.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Restricted States