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TSTC Advantage

Photo of student in Computer Science lab.Have you ever wondered how Google provides all those relevant links for information when you do a search, how retailers give you a list of “suggested items” when you’re shopping online, or just how various software “know” to do the things they do? All of this is achieved through computer programming and software engineering.

As a TSTC student, you’ll gain the TSTC advantage, learning different types of programming language and acquiring the skills necessary to develop software that can be used in just about any industry.

What you’ll do!

  • Create software that many companies can use for productivity and efficiency

  • Develop programs for use on websites or mobile phones

  • Learn various programming languages like C++, Java, Visual Basic and PHP

  • Work with database systems like MS Access, SQL Server, MySQL, and Oracle

  • Use your own ideas to create solutions or better products

TSTC’s star power prep

  • Five semesters, either on campus or online (not available for all programs)

  • Exposure to the most often used programming languages

  • Programming and development for a variety of different industry applications


TSTC’s Computer Programming & Software Development Faculty proactively support all facets of our programs, giving each student a wealth of one-to-one coaching. Each of them engenders students to perform with creativity and a collaborative spirit. Our instructors have significant professional, industry experience, which results in competency-based education highly related to the real world workplace.

Hands-on learning

Traditional and online classes. We offer our computer programming and software development programs in either a traditional classroom setting or 100% online. Check availability within each program to learn which training methods are offered.

Latest in programming language. You’ll learn various programming languages that are standard in today’s industry like C++, Java, Visual Basic and PHP. Mastering these will enable you to build a variety of programs and software for any business.

Advisory Committee

TSTC has placed industry professionals in the driver’s seat. Our Advisory Committees are determining what is taught and how it is conveyed to you so that the methods and technology TSTC incorporates are the desired, front line solutions.

With rapid-fire changes in the programming and software industry, it is particularly imperative that our Advisory Committee ensure that our training properly incorporates those advances. These named below have agreed to meet at least once a year and serve our Department for a two-year term:



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