Computer Programming

Computer Programming

Computer programmers or software developers are the creative minds behind computer programs and develop the instructions and languages computers use to operate. Jobs in this field are hot, hot, hot – and expected to grow even more over the next decade. At Gwinnett Tech, you'll learn all about the technical areas of computer terminology and concepts to join the ranks of other programmers in this growing sector.

This program is offered at Gwinnett Tech's Alpharetta-North Fulton Campus as well as our Lawrenceville Campus.

For information on gainful employment please see here

View our course catalog and check out these offerings:

  • Offerings
  • Instructors
  • Top Jobs
  • Advisory Board
  • Certificates

    • Java Programmer


    • Computer Programming


    • Computer Programming

    Continuing Ed

    • Adobe Dreamweaver

    • A+ and Network+ Certification

    • Introduction to ASP.NET

    • Introduction to C# Programming

    • Introduction to CSS and XHTML

    • Introduction to Java Programming

    • Introduction to Oracle

    • Introduction to PHP and My SQL

    • Introduction to Visual Basic 2008

    • Introduction to PC Security

    • Introduction to Perl Programming

  • Charles Hardnett
    Program Director Computer Programming
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    Rita Patel
    Dean of Computer Science
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    • Computer programming specialists

    • Business computer programmers

    • Programmer for Java platform

    • Programmer analyst

  • Computer Information Systems Advisory Committee

    Gerald Brouillette (Chair)
    VP IT, NexCen Franchise Management, Inc.

    Sandy Greer (Chair)
    VP, SoftNet, Inc.

    Lorri Christopher (Secretary)
    Gwinnett Technical College

    Kelly Alexander
    Cisco Systems

    Michael R. Ault

    Jim Bacik

    John C. Balsavage
    President, A & I Solutions Enterprise Project Management

    Brent Bassett
    VP, Chief Architect, Assurant Solutions

    Keith G. Berns
    Alumni Manager, Network & IT Operations
    Benchmark Brands

    Melanie Brandt
    Chief Operating Officer – TAG
    Technology Association of Georgia

    Asante Bradford
    Digital Entertainment Liaison
    Georgia Department Economic Development

    James Brege
    Director Engineering & Planning

    W. Ed Brown
    SVP & CIO, Gwinnett Medical

    Michael Brown
    Jacobs Telephone Contractors (JTC)

    Dr. James Cannady
    Research Scientist, Georgia Tech

    Marc Carabelli

    Mr. Barry Cohen
    VP of Information Technology
    Well Real Estate Investment Trust

    Duane Cunningham

    Don Evatt, Ph. D
    Donald R. Evatt
    Atlanta IBM

    Greg Frame

    Scott Futrell
    Chief Information Officer
    Gwinnett County Public Schools
    Instructional Support Center

    Gentry Ganote
    CEO, Rojoli Technologies, LLC

    Sean Gerety, Alumni
    OmniLink Systems

    Adam Ghetti

    Hope Ann Hackett
    Hope Hackett, Logo & Web Design

    Ben Halpert, CISSP
    Director, IT Risk Leader- CIT
    McKesson Corporation

    Todd Harris
    Hi-REZ Studios

    Shane Hope

    Tony Huey
    Aflac Worldwide Headquarters

    Tim Huffman
    Quality Technology Services

    Necole Jackson
    Manager, GTRC Lifecycle Management
    Team, Cisco Systems, Inc.

    Grady Johnston

    Russell Jones

    Scott W. Kappler, COO
    New Effect IT, LLC

    Eric Klein
    Sago Networks

    Donald R. Lamar
    Drayton, Drayton & Lamar Inc.

    John Leonard

    Blake Lewin
    TransGaming, Inc. Digital Division

    George W. Lovett
    BarcoView, LLC

    Bob Landstrom,

    Albert Lussier
    SVP, Senior Technology Manager
    Bank of America

    Patrick Maher

    John Matelski
    Director, Information Technology Services
    Gwinnett County Government

    Barry Puckett
    Gwinnett County Government

    Melinda McDonough
    Desktop Support Supervisor
    Kaiser Permanente

    Rich McMahon
    Cisco Systems

    Nadiya Merchant
    Pioneer Services Network, Inc.

    Marie Mouchet
    Vice President & Chief Information Officer
    Southern Company Generation
    Alabama Power

    David B. Neely
    Director of IT Operations
    World Financial Group

    Prince Niyyar
    President, Commdex

    Suraj Prakash,
    VP, Wipro Technologies

    David Phelts

    Jon R. Ramsey
    CTO, SecureWorks, Inc.

    Steve L. Riley
    CEO, Echoeleven, Inc.

    Brent Schofield
    Softchoice Optimus Solutions

    Matt Searfoss
    VP & General Manager, Peak10

    Lorraine Swicicki
    Quality Tech Services

    Richard Vogtner

    Colleen Wade

    Scott M. Warfield
    Internet Security Systems, X-Force

    Mark Whitaker
    NCR Corporation

    Michael Willis

    Alan Wilson, VP
    TripWire Interactive, LLC

    Zach Zimmerman
    Software Engineer, McKesson Technologies Inc.

    Maxwell High School of Technology
    Jessica Stallings
    Maxwell High School

    Norcross High School
    Technology Education
    Janice Justice

Take the first step towards a top job in this field and apply for next semester. All the dates and deadlines you need to know are here on the website. If you're looking for ways to pay for your education, check out the scholarships for this program. You can also learn about our instructors, clubs and organizations and check out the advisory board to learn more about companies in this field.