Computer Programmer

Computer Programmer (2016-2017)

How to Apply

Program Code



Program Length

Four semesters, beginning in September



Contact Information

Rob Robson, program co-ordinator
416.675.6622 ext. 4422


The 2016/2017 fee for two semesters is
– domestic $3,837.78
– international $14,200.
Amounts listed are the total of tuition, lab and material fees, student service and auxiliary fees for the first two semesters of the 2016/2017 academic year. Fees are subject to change.

$50 – computer lab fee (per semester); $1,500 textbooks, course packs, print cards etc. (over four semesters).


Start DatesAvailability
2016 SeptemberClosed

Admission Requirements

To be eligible for admission, you must possess the following:
• Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent including these required courses:
– Grade 12 English (ENG4C or ENG4U or equivalent)
– Grade 12 Mathematics (MAP4C, MCT4C, MDM4U, MCB4U, MGA4U, MCV4U or MHF4U or equivalent)
– Two Grade 11 or Grade 12 C, M or U courses in addition to those listed above
• Mature student status
• College or university transfer status

All applicants whose first language is not English must meet Humber’s English Language Proficiency Policy.

Selection: Admission selection is based on the academic criteria indicated. Meeting minimum eligibility requirements does not guarantee admission.

Our Program

Humber’s Computer Programmer diploma program is structured to allow you to complete all academic studies in just four semesters.

We’ve designed our computer programming courses to make sure you will be prepared for a job in the computer industry. Your courses will include computer programming, systems analysis, web development, database management, information technology (IT) project management and other aspects of information systems. You will also learn the cycles of software development applications as follows the standards of planning, developing, testing and supporting.

Due to the demanding nature of this program, a strong commitment is required. As well, you are required to own or have guaranteed access to an Internet-enabled personal computer.

List of Courses

How to Apply

Your Career

Canada has approximately 675,000 people working in information and communications technology (ICT), and about half of that workforce is in Ontario where the ICT industry accounts for over $30 billion in sales. Help satisfy the continuing demand for skilled IT professionals. Our graduates are able to work as computer programmers, junior web developers, junior database designers, junior software testers, customer support analysts, system co-ordinators, technical sales co-ordinators or technical support representatives. You’ll also have the skills to pursue advanced training in .NET, J2EE and Oracle that will help prepare you to write industry certification examinations. There is an additional cost for certification exams.

Your Future Study Options

Qualified graduates of this program may be eligible to apply their academic credits toward further study at many postsecondary institutions.

Visit Transfer Options or contact your program co-ordinator for detailed information.


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