JAVA Programmer

Degree offered

Certificate of Recognition in JAVA Programmer

Credits required 12

Dean

William Berardi

Program contact

Priscilla Grocer, Department Chair and Professor of Computer Information Systems, ext. 2403

Program Code: JV

Program Goals Statement

JAVA is a very popular language used by many IT professionals. This certificate covers the material needed to sit for the JAVA2 Programmer Certificate exam offered by Sun. Course material matches UMD Computer Science courses.

Program information

  • Some programming background would be an asset.
  • Transfer credit for any Computer Information Systems (CIS or CIT) course must be approved by the CI Department Chair or by a full-time CI faculty member.

Program Requirements

Program Courses

CIS 157Object-Oriented JAVA Programming I

4 credits

CIS 257Object-Oriented JAVA Programming II

4 credits

CIS 260Software Specification and Design

4 credits

Total Credit Hours:12

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 1

CIS 157

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 2

CIS 257

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 3

CIS 260
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