Earn a Computer Programming Certificate
No experience in IT? No problem! DeVry’s 100% online Programming Essentials Undergraduate Certificate program provides exposure to essential coding concepts and no prior IT experience is required. What’s more, earning this credential can help prepare you for industry-recognized tech certifications like CompTIA Linux+ and Microsoft Technical Associate – Python.
The Programming Essentials Certificate can be earned in as little as 10 months1 and the program helps prepare you to pursue a career in the field of technology. Courses will prepare you to write code and create applications using industry-recognized programming languages like Python and C++.
Qualifying for a Tech Essentials Grant
Stackable Programs in Computer Programming
Save time and money in furthering your education by applying qualifying credits from a Programming Essentials Certificate program from DeVry toward a particular associate or bachelor’s degree program at DeVry. By applying qualifying credits to a specific DeVry associate degree program, you are already 40% of the way toward earning that credential, and 20% of the way to a bachelor’s degree.
Classes Start Every 8 Weeks
Earn your Undergraduate Certificate in Programming Essentials in as little as 10 months*—or even more quickly with qualifying transfer credits.
*Not including breaks. Assumes year-round, full-time enrollment.
Graduates from DeVry’s online Programming Essentials Undergraduate Certificate program may consider entry level opportunities in positions, such as:
Information Systems Technician
|MATH114||Algebra for College Students|
|CEIS101C||Introduction to Technology and Information Systems|
|CEIS106||Introduction to Operating Systems|
|CEIS110||Introduction to Programming|
Information Systems and Programming
|CIS170C||Programming with Lab|
|CIS247C||Object-Oriented Programming with Lab|
|CEIS299||Careers and Technology|
Build Skills With Stackable Degrees.
1Not including breaks. Assumes year-round, full-time enrollment. Additional program information may be found at https://www.devry.edu/online-programs.html.
2Restrictions apply. Please see Scholarships and Grants page for complete details.
3The figures displayed represent the minimum credit hours required for graduation. 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.
*The figures displayed represent the minimum credit hours required for graduation. Additional coursework may be necessary to complete program requirements.