Programming In Visual Basic

Business Division
Certificate E0335

The Programming in Visual Basic Certificate is designed to prepare students for a career in computer programming. The certificate offers a balanced set of classes that provides students the client, server and database programming skills required by industry. Emphasis is placed on object-oriented programming applications, web based applications, and implementing ASP.NET, ADO.NET and .NET Framework for reusable software components. Students will demonstrate the ability to design and implement a Visual Basic application that contains the client interface, the server implementation and the database. Opportunities available after the completion of this certificate include programming for systems, mobile applications, integration of systems and web applications.

Required Courses

CISB 11Computer Information Systems3.5
CISD 11Database Management - Microsoft Access3
CISD 11LDatabase Management - Microsoft Access Laboratory0.5
CISM 11Systems Analysis and Design3.5
CISP 11Programming in Visual Basic3
CISP 11LProgramming in Visual Basic Laboratory0.5
CISP 14Advanced Visual Basic .NET3
CISP 14LAdvanced Visual Basic.NET Laboratory0.5
Total Units17.5

 Guided Pathway of Study

Explore Your Future in Programming Visual Basic

The Guided Pathway of Study grid below offers a semester by semester plan for achieving the Certificate in Programming Visual Basic as recommended by content Faculty Members and Counselors. 

If you are unable to meet this recommended plan ,  please make an appointment with a counselor who will assist you with developing your personal Guided Pathway of Study for this program. 

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
Semester 1Units
CISB 11 Computer Information Systems 3.5
CISD 11 Database Management - Microsoft Access 3
CISD 11L Database Management - Microsoft Access Laboratory 0.5
CISP 11 Programming in Visual Basic 3
CISP 11L Programming in Visual Basic Laboratory 0.5
Semester 2
CISM 11 Systems Analysis and Design 3.5
CISP 14 Advanced Visual Basic .NET 3
CISP 14L Advanced Visual Basic.NET Laboratory 0.5
 Total Units17.5

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, a student will be able to:

  • Display data from related database tables.
  • Update a SQL Server database.
  • Create a web site that accesses data from a database.

    Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.
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