Basic Certificate in Computer Programming
Education Levels of Programming Majors
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 3,860 students earned their basic certificate in programming. The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in programming at each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Earnings of Programming Majors With Basic Certificate
More men than women pursue basic certificate in programming. About 74.5% of graduates in this field are male.
|Gender||Number of Grads|
The racial-ethnic distribution of programming basic certificate students is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||381|
|Hispanic or Latino||529|
Below are some popular majors that are similar to programming that offer basic certificate.
|Major||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Computer Information Systems||10,889|
|Computer Systems Networking||5,591|
|Computer Software Applications||2,840|
*The racial-ethnic minority student count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Bureau of Labor Statistics
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