Program Resources
Learning Tools for Students


We are here to help you succeed in pursuing your academic goals. Check out all the valuable resources and learning tools available for LBCC students.

Helpful Websites

The Balance Careers

The Balance Career Logo
This website gives a list of the Top 10 Careers for Computer Science Majors. For each career, the site gives job responsibilities, salary data, and employment growth potential. 



BlueJ Logo
This website lets you download and install a free version of BlueJ, a Java development tool used in CS 21 (Java Programming) at LBCC.



CodeBlocks Logo
This website lets you download and install a free version of CodeBlocks, a C++ development tool used in CS 11 (C++ Programming) at LBCC. 


C++ Institute

C++ Institute LogoThis website contains information on several programming Certifications, including C/C++, Certified Secure Software Lifecyle Professions (CSSLP), and Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD) App Developer. For each certification, the site gives requirements for completion, tips on completing certifications exams, and career benefits from certification. 



Oracle University Logo
This website contains information on several Oracle (vendor specific) certifications, including Java programming, Database, Oracle Database, and Oracle Applications, as well as several cloud-based certifications. 


Ruby Association

Ruby Association Logo
This website contains information on the Certified Ruby Programmer Examination, which leads to a Ruby Programmer Certification given by the Ruby Association. 



ExpertRating Logo
This is the website for ExpertRating, which offers programming certifications such as C++ Programming, C# Programming, and Visual Basic programming. 

The National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) jointly sponsor the National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense (CAE-CD) program. The goal of the program is to reduce vulnerability in our national information infrastructure by promoting higher education and research in cyber defense and producing professionals with cyber defense expertise for the Nation.


LBCC College Support & Student Resources

multiracial students working on school project together

Find all the LBCC services and tools available to help you navigate through college life.

  • Class Registration Support
  • Financial Aid & Scholarships
  • Tutoring Help & Learning Communities 
  • Campus Services & Student Life
  • Degree Planning & Counseling
  • Career Support & Job Training
  • Strategies for Transfer and Graduation
  • Community Resources
  • Student Equity Programs, and much more

Student Resources