Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning

Computer Programmer

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Program Information

School:Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning
Faculty:Humber North Campus / School of Media Studies and Information Technology
Field of Study:Computer Programming/Programmer, General

Humber’s Computer Programmer diploma program is designed to prepare students for a wide variety of employment opportunities within the dynamic and ever-growing field of programming. In addition to learning programming in a variety of languages, from Java and C# to ASP.NET, PHP, Python and Android programming, you will gain an in-depth understanding and use of industry-standard operating systems and database management systems.

Our programming courses are designed to give you a thorough grounding in theory and practice including web development and design, distributed computing using J2EE, Oracle database management and administration, mobile app development, project management, technical writing, and all facets of information systems. You will also learn about software and web application development and follow the standards of planning, developing, testing and supporting. In addition to building your collaborative and teamwork skills, this program will teach you how to best market yourself to prospective employers in today's competitive job market.

URL:Computer Programmer at Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $17,027
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Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 

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

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 80] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.0] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 76]

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 18, 2020