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Instructor

Bineet Sharma

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"To be able to write efficient code, you need a deep understanding of algorithms. That is why 70% of questions in any programming interview come from data structure and algorithms."

Bineet Sharma, Computer Programming Certificate Chair

BINEET SHARMA, M.S.C.S., is a seasoned technologist with more than 30 years’ experience in technical architecture, upper level management, professional teaching, and entrepreneurship. He has held a variety of leadership roles in all aspects of the software development life cycle, including CEO of CashonAd, a mobile advertising app platform; and co-founder of OnTick, a technical analysis tool for stock market data positions. Previously he held management and technical positions at F1Soft International, Soffront Software, Concuity, National Data Corp., and Epiphany. He is also the founding president of the Computer Association of Nepal, which focuses on regional training, education, and technical support to Nepalese communities in need. Sharma has master’s degrees in both computer science and mining engineering from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale and is a certified ScrumMaster. His passion for teaching technology has inspired more than 100 computer classes throughout Silicon Valley and the greater Bay area on topics ranging from operating systems, data structures and C to Visual C++, and Java programming. He has served as program chair of the UCSC Silicon Valley Extension Computer Programming certificate program since 2019 and chair of the Java Development specialization since that program was founded in 2022.

Associated Program(s)
Computer Programming Java Development Linux Programming and Administration Software Engineering and Quality

Bineet Sharma's courses currently open for enrollment

C Programming I

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06-14-2022 09-13-2022 2.0 Online $620.00 Enroll
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09-13-2022 12-13-2022 2.0 Online $620.00 Enroll

Java Programming I

Start Date End Date Units Location Cost
06-14-2022 09-13-2022 2.0 Online $625.00 Enroll
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07-11-2022 08-29-2022 2.0 SANTA CLARA / REMOTE $625.00 Enroll
Start Date End Date Units Location Cost
08-02-2022 11-01-2022 2.0 Online $625.00 Enroll
Start Date End Date Units Location Cost
09-13-2022 12-13-2022 2.0 Online $625.00 Enroll
Start Date End Date Units Location Cost
09-28-2022 11-16-2022 2.0 SANTA CLARA / REMOTE $625.00 Enroll
Start Date End Date Units Location Cost
11-08-2022 02-07-2023 2.0 Online $625.00 Enroll