IT/Programming Career Academy

Information Solutions IconThe Programming academy provides students with fundamental skills in:

  • Developing and maintaining computer programs and systems
  • Writing code

Programming is a fast-growing career that is integral to all industries. Programming careers provide:

  • Competitive pay
  • Innovation and creativity
  • Opportunity to solve problems
  • Flexible work environments

Available at Clinton Community College.

 

IT/Programming - Clinton Community College

During High School

Term 1 - 7 credits

  • CIS:121 Introduction to Programming Logic, 3 credits
  • CIS:210 Web Development I, 3 credits

Term 2 - 9 credits

  • CIS:189 Python, 3 credits
  • NET:303 Windows Workstation Operating Systems, 3 credits

Career Academy: IT/Programming (12 Credits)

After High School

Summer Term - 4 credits

  • BUS:167 Leadership and Professionalism, 1 credit
  • MAT:110 Math for Liberal Arts OR MAT:156 Statistics, 3 credits

Award: IT/Programming Certificate (16 Credits)

Careers in Information Technology


Now more than ever, computers and technology play a key role in our lives. From powering business and industry to keeping families close, we depend on computers for nearly every aspect of our day-to-day routines. Of course, trained Information Technology professionals are the ones who help make it all possible. 

  • Multimedia or Software Developer
    Design software using a variety of coding languages. Create multimedia applications by generating and manipulating animations, graphic images, text, sound, and video.

  • Data Analyst
    Develop insight and gain information through the collection, analysis and interpretation of data. They work for businesses and other types of organizations, identifying and helping to solve problems.

  • Cyber Security
    Protect the security of computer systems and networks.

  • Computer Scientist
    Write new software to complete tasks in a quick and efficient period as well as develop new functions that can be of use for employees or clients.

  • Computer Programming
    Write the code needed for programs to function. Programmers also test software and update existing software.

  • Web Development
    Designs the appearance, navigation and content organization of a website using coding languages such as HTML, CSS and JavaScript to manage graphics, applications and content.

  • Technical Support
    Give essential technical support and troubleshooting services to end-users.

  • Mobile App Developer
    Design and code software for mobile devices like cell phones and tablets. Test and perform quality checks on applications before they are published.

  • Information Security Analyst
    Responsible for planning and carrying out specific measures of security, designed to protect an organization’s systems and networks.

  • IT Manager
    Responsible for the electronic networks and IT teams of organizations. IT managers ensure all information system requirements are fulfilled.


Whether you want to specialize in programming, cybersecurity, networking, web development, gaming, or augmented and virtual reality, we have a program that will launch you into a successful career. Choose from programs in:

For more information, contact our high school team