Programming, Postgraduate Certificate | Online (optional) | Harvard University | Cambridge, United States
18 months
Duration
8266 USD/year
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About

Learn the fundamentals of computer programming and language. Through the Programming professional graduate certificate from Harvard University, you gain an understanding of the techniques and tools necessary for software engineering, database management, or website development.

Overview

The Programming professional graduate certificate is offered by Harvard University.

Key learning outcomes:

  • Build a foundation in computer science and the art of programming through use of algorithms, data structures, string manipulation, encapsulation, resource management, security, software engineering, and web development.
  • Develop an understanding of programming language in C, PHP, JavaScript, SQL, CSS, and HTML.
  • Gain knowledge of fundamental data structures for information processing, including lists, stacks, queues, trees, and graphs.
  • Become proficient in a focused topic area, such as C, Unix/Linux programming, web interfaces, Microsoft .NET programming, and database systems.

Programme Structure

This certificate requires four courses. You may choose one of the following certificate course tracks:

CSCI E-50 Track
  • Intensive Introduction to Computer Science (one 4-credit course) or two 2-credit courses
  • Data Structures (one course)
  • Programming electives (choose any two courses from select group)
CSCI E-10AB Track
  • Data Structures (one course)
  • Programming elective (choose one course from select group).
This certificate is designed for students with little or no prior knowledge in computer programming and language.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

No application is required. You simply register for graduate courses during our fall, spring, or summer registration periods.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8266 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12400 USD for the full programme during 18 months.
  • National

    8266 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12400 USD for the full programme during 18 months.

Living costs for Cambridge

1814 - 3756 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Financing

Interested in financing your studies? Find a student loan that works for you.

Financing partner MPOWER Financing Student Loans between $2,001 - $100,000

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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