Mar 30, 2023  
2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog 
2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Programming, AAS

Length: 91 credits

Program Contacts

Estimated Cost: $16,169.00

  • Resident Tuition: $11,340.00*
  • Technology Fees: $990.00
  • General Student Fees: $804.00**
  • Online Course Fee: $900.00 (if applicable)
  • Books / Materials: $479.00
  • Program Specific Fees: $156.00 (data fee)
  • Other Cost / Expenses: $1,500.00*** (computer, Internet)

Costs provided are estimates only. Learn more and view current tuition and fee information at

Resident tuition is based on all program requirements (general education, core, directed electives).

**General Student fees are paid once each term, depending on whether you are taking classes on Main Campus, or at one of the outreach centers or by distance learning. 

*** Any special info about program costs or expenses.

**** This is the total of all the differential fees attached to the courses in this program.

Program Learning Outcomes

The purpose of this program is to prepare technicians for entry-level positions as software developers.

Students who complete this program will be able to:

PLO 1 - Design, implement, test, debug and document web based computer programs using a variety of current tools and technologies
PLO 2 - Design, implement, test, debug and document at least one other type of computer program such as: game program, database program, object-oriented program
PLO 3 - Explain and model the relationship between computer programs and organizational processes
PLO 4 - Interpret the mathematical concepts of a programming related problem-solving task and translate them into programming logic and expressions
PLO 5 - Use appropriate library and information resources to research programming tools and technologies and support lifelong technical learning


Program Requirements

General Education

General Education courses must be completed with a grade of C- or better, or Pass.

Writing (8 credits) - Complete both of the following:

Math (4-5 credits) - Complete one of the following:

Human Relations (3-4 credits) - Complete one of the following:

Health/PE/Dance (3 credits): Complete any Health (HE), Physical Education (PE, PEAT, PEO), or Dance (D) course or any combination of these courses.

Open Elective (1 credit): Complete any 100- or 200-level course to meet this requirement.

Program Core Courses

Cooperative Education

Program Electives

Program Electives must be completed with a letter grade of C- or better. P/NP is not accepted. Complete 12 credits from the following list:



By completing CS 275  and CS 276  students can take the Oracle Certified Foundations Associate Exam.