DeVry’s Programming Essentials Certificate Program helps prepare students for fast growing jobs 1 writing code and creating applications using the industry-recognized Python programming language. No prior IT experience/background is required to enroll. Plus, this certificate can be earned in as little as 10 months 2 and provides exposure to essential coding concepts.
This certificate can be earned in as little as 1 year and 4 months with an accelerated schedule** or 2 years with a normal schedule.
*Accelerated time to complete is per 12 month period, does not include breaks. Assumes year-round, full-time enrollment.
** Normal time to complete is per 12 month period, does not include breaks, assumes 2 semesters of full-time enrollment.
Prepare to Pursue Industry Certifications
The Programming Essentials Certificate Program from DeVry is designed to help prepare students to pursue certification exams such as CompTIA Linux+ and Microsoft Technical Associate – Python. Make the most of your DeVry certificate by pursuing a recognized industry certification.
$2,400 Tech Essentials Grant Available
Upon successful completion of a Programming Essentials Certificate, you may be eligible for a $2,400 Tech Essentials Grant. Check out our scholarship page for more information. 3
Stack Credits Toward A Bachelor’s Degree
Once you’ve earned your Programming Essentials Certificate, don’t stop there! You can save both time and money by applying qualifying credits toward an associate and/or bachelor’s degree program at DeVry.
For example, the Programming Essentials Certificate can stack into an Associate Degree in Information Technology & Networking. Continue stacking into a bachelor’s degree, such as a Bachelor’s Degree in Software Development.*
* At the time of application to the next credential level, an evaluation of qualifying transfer credit will occur and the most beneficial outcome will be applied.
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