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9 PM, Wednesday Update: Due to Hurricane Ian’s impact on Brevard County, all EFSC classes, including online courses, are canceled on Wednesday, Sept. 28, Thursday, Sept. 29 and Friday, Sept. 30. All EFSC Campuses will be closed, and all events canceled as well, from Wednesday through Friday. Students should contact their instructors for questions about the impact on class assignments. Review hurricane preparation tips. Updates will be shared here and via email, text and social media as needed. View our Student Services Guide for more information about the impact for on-campus and virtual student services.

 
 
 
 

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The Career Field of Computer Programming & Analysis

A computer programmer codes instructions using a conventional programming language and designs a logical series of instructions that the computer can follow. Team work is required with other programmers when working on large projects. Programmers also perform editing tasks by updating, repairing, modifying and expanding existing programs.

Entry level programmers work with other programmers and run tests on programs to ensure that all instructions are correct and that the programs produce desired outcomes.

Software developers create computer programs and develop applications that people use to complete specific tasks on computers or other devices such as cell phones or tablets.

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Career Options:  Computer Programmers, Software Publishers, Application Programmer and Computer Systems Analyst