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Associate of Applied Science
in Computer Programming

Associate of Applied Science Computer Programming

As tech companies continue to grow in the United States, more and more employers require skilled, educated computer programmers to meet their coding needs. With the right computer programming degree, you could join the ranks of America’s tech industry.

Program Objectives

By earning your Associate of Applied Science in Computer Programming, you could prepare for a number of entry-level IT positions, including web development, computer programming, and database design. Our program is a great way to build a strong foundation of skills to implement in a professional setting. A great deal of professional work can arise from being able to find solutions to technological problems, as well as being able to innovate to make for a better future.

This program focuses on helping you develop the keen problem-solving skills that can be essential to understanding computer systems and finding solutions to challenges & skills that are in-demand in a variety of industries, from private corporations to government agencies and more. In this program, you may be taught several programming languages, database design, and web development; all which can be crucial for organizations that want to conduct technological work.



With three conveniently located campuses, California College San Diego is the right place to earn your degree in San Diego. Take advantage of our easy parking, friendly staff, and modern facilities.

This program is offered at the following location(s):


Prepare for an exciting career1 as a:

  • Computer programmer
  • Web developer
  • Computer support specialist



Obtain valuable skills2 in key programming areas as:

  • Programming languages
  • Database design and administration
  • Programming for the internet
  • Problem solving


Check Out the Program and Courses

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Why Choose California College San Diego?

CCSD offers the convenience, flexibility, and employment- focused education you need to launch a better career—faster. You can finish your degree in as few as 20 months!3

In addition, our flexible courses allow you to arrange your classes according to your schedule. Go to school during the day or in the evening.

Our programs are designed for employment in some of today’s most rewarding job fields, without elective courses that you don’t need or want. Your program will help prepare you for your career in Southern California and beyond.

  • 1 Convenient
  • 2 Employment-focused
  • 3 Flexible
  • 4 Path to a better career



California College San Diego is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) is a recognized accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education.

  1. The college does not guarantee a job. Gaining employment is the graduate’s responsibility.
  2. Program subject material is subject to change. For up-to-date details, see the current version of the student catalog.
  3. General timeframe for completion of an Associate’s degree.

California College San Diego admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.