COMPUTER PROGRAMMING

  • Get Your Certificate in 2 Semesters
  • Starting Salary Around $60K
  • Job Availability: 2,050 jobs

Computer Programming

What is a Computer Programmer?

Computer programmers create code for software, operating systems, websites, apps, and more. Computer programming is a perfect career for someone who likes working with computers and building things.

How Much Money Do Computer Programmers Make?

The average computer programmer in South Carolina makes around $80,000 per year, with only a certificate required to get started. You can make great money with this specialized skill set!

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Potential Salary100%
100%

The highest-earning 25% of computer programmers make around $116,220/year*

Average Salary90%
90%

The average computer programmer in South Carolina makes $79,960

Starting Salary80%
80%

Starting salary for computer programmers is around $60,000

Degree Requirement90%
90%

Computer programmers can get started with only a two-semester certificate

Time Commitment90%
90%

You can earn a web programming certification in under a year

Job Availability70%
70%

There are over 2,000 computer programming jobs available in South Carolina

Job Security50%
50%

This industry is expected to shrink by 10% through 2030*

Salary info and other data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and Salary.com
* Denotes info based on nation-wide statistics

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NEW FOR 2022

NO COST TUITION

Beginning spring 2022, York Technical College will offer students college at no costs for tuition and fees. Students may choose from over 100 programs, offered in variety of flexible course and scheduling options, that lead to rewarding careers.

Training

Computer Programming Degree

22 Classes (66 Total Credit Hours)
$60K/Year Starting Salary

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Advanced Web Programming Certificate

6 Classes (21 Total Credit Hours)
$56K/Year Starting Salary

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