According to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, employment of computer software engineers and computer programmers is projected to increase by 2.43 percent from 2016 to 2024. Demand for computer software engineers will increase as computer networking continues to grow.
Job Potential Earnings
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U. S. Department of Labor, computer programmers start at $52,838 annually. Salaries vary depending on experience and industry.
- Some courses are offered on only one campus. Check the current PHSC course schedule for availability.
- The following courses are prerequisites and should be taken early in the program
- CGS 1100 – Microcomputer Applications
- COP 1000 – Introduction to Computer Programming - Python