2022-2023 College Catalog

Java Programmer TCC

Java Programmer TCC (Major Code: JP11)

Program Description

The Java Programmer certificate provides the opportunity for students and IT professionals to add Java program language skills and object oriented programming skills to their IT knowledge base. Completers of this certificate are Java Programmers.

Career Information


Web Developers and Digital Interface Designers

Career Projections

The number of jobs in this field is expected to increase by 23% nationally and 29% in the State of Georgia over the next several years. Estimated salaries in this field start at $42,000 a year.
Labor market data was compiled using Economic Modeling Specialists, international and is updated annually.

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Admission Requirements

General College Admissions Requirements

Program Contact Information

Peter Ejindu

Program Coordinator, Computer Information Systems

Academic Building C2310A



Program Length and Cost

Minimum Program Length in Semester Terms: 2 Terms
Credit Hours: 22
Estimated Program Cost: $4,384

Required Courses

Occupational Courses (22 Credits)

CIST 1305Program Design and Development


CIST 1510Web Development I


CIST 1210Introduction to Oracle Databases



CIST 1220Structured Query Language (SQL)


CIST 2371Java Programming I


CIST 2372Java Programming II


CIST xxxxCIST Elective


Total Credit Hours: 22


Program Outcomes

1. Graduates will have computer literacy with development skills in Visual Basic.
2. Graduates will develop code, test and debug.
3. Graduates will have highly developed written and verbal and online communication skills.
4. Graduates will have good judgment, problem solving and analytical skills.