Computer Programming Basics Level 1 Certificate
Palo Alto College

Program Details

Palo Alto’s Level 1 Certificate in Computer Programming Basics prepares students for internship positions in the field. Graduates can go on to pursue further certifications and/or the Associate of Applied Science degree in Computer Programmer.

This online programming certificate teaches students how to update, repair, modify, and expand existing computer programs. Courses also cover analysis, design, and development of new programs. Students will receive an introduction to C++ programming language.

Learning Pace


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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Palo Alto College is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score