Fundamentals of Programming, Certificate

This certificate is appropriate for anyone interested in adding technology to their existing studies. Computer Science, Information Science and Technology, Math and Computer Science, or Math and Computer Science with Teaching majors cannot get this certificate. The certificate provides knowledge and skills in two programming languages as well as database knowledge.

Undergraduate Contact Information:

Dr. Slobodan Vucetic, Chair
Science Education and Research Center, Room 304
215-204-8450

Dr. Gene Kwatny, Vice Chair
Science Education and Research Center, Room 304
215-204-8450

Ms. Wendy Urban, Faculty Advisor
Science Education and Research Center, Room 352
215-204-5236
wendy.urban@temple.edu

Certificate Requirements

This certificate program is not open to Computer Science, Information Science and Technology, Math and Computer Science, or Math and Computer Science with Teaching majors. Students desiring a certificate in Fundamentals of Programming are required to satisfy the following:

CIS 1051Introduction to Problem Solving and Programming in Python4
or CIS 1057 Computer Programming in C
CIS 1068Program Design and Abstraction4
or CIS 1968 Honors Program Design and Abstraction
CIS 2109Database Management Systems4
Total Credit Hours12

Residency Requirements: At least 2 courses required for the certificate must be completed at Temple. At least 2 CIS courses must be completed at Temple.