computer lab at MVCCProgram Information

If you’re interested in computer programming, this program will prepare you for entry-level positions in a technical environment, as well as for transfer into a four-year college program. Through both classroom and laboratory instruction, you’ll develop a knowledge base in a variety of programming languages and how to create digital solutions using industry-specific problem-solving skills.

Upon completion of the two-year program, students should be competent in all of the following areas:

  • Ability to obtain a job in the programming field or to transfer to an upper division college in a computer related field
  • Develop a theoretical knowledge base, and firsthand experience with the problem solving process
  • Have the knowledge of and experience in several subfields of Computer Science
  • Work as part of a group to complete laboratory assignments and projects
  • Develop analytical problem solving skills
  • Communicate effectively in the field of Computer Science
  • Demonstrate information literacy

See semester-by-semester degree plan.


Transfer options

Graduates have successfully transferred to:

  • Utica University
  • SUNY Polytechnic Institute
  • University at Albany

Career opportunities 

  • Database administrator
  • Programmer/app developer

Contact us to learn more

Jake Mihevc, Dean

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