Computer Programming

​Our computer programming offerings will prepare you for today’s constantly changing workplace.

Computer programmers create, design, write, test (debug/troubleshoot) and maintain the source code of computer programs. The source code is written in a select programming language, many of which are available to learn through continuing education programs at Dallas College, including:

  • Java
  • C++
  • Javascript
  • SQL
  • Python
  • and many more!

Programmers develop applications for the workplace environment, web and other interfaces. Programming knowledge can open the door to many jobs, such as a software programmer, developer or engineer.

Python Programming Fundamentals (CE Skills Award)

Courses Required:

  • ITSE 1070 Introduction to Python Programming
  • ITSE 2070 Intermediate Python Programming
  • ITSE 2071 Python Data Science Tools

Computer Programming ​JAVA (CE Skills Award)

Courses Required:

  • ITSE 2017 Java Programming
  • INEW 2038 Advanced Java Programming

Mobile App Programming Fundamentals (CE Skills Award)

Courses Required:

  • ITSE 1029 Programming Logic and Design
  • ITSE 1033 Mobile Application Development​


HB 1508 Notice

This program may lead to an occupational license for which a prior criminal history may make a student ineligible. 

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Looking to earn more? Learning new computer skills can start you on the path to a great career in computer information technology.