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Should I learn a programming language before I attend college for Computer Engineering?

I've dipped my toes in C++ programming but I haven't actually delved into it. I want to know if I actually need to learn it or any other languages before I go to college for Computer Engineering or ...
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So many alternative languages available, is it good to read and implement application using those? [closed]

I meant alternative languages not in sense if not Java use C#. But I meant if not Java use Groovy, Jruby etc, if not HTML use HAML and so on. Yes, there are many alternative languages available, ...
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Preparation for Coursework in Computer Science

I know some Ruby, but could never make anything great, or even good. I just know that I am interested in programming and that it's what I want to do. What kind of programmer? No idea. I will be going ...