2017-2018 Catalog 
    
    Apr 22, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Information Technology & Systems AAS Degree


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For more information please see the Information Technology & Systems Program Overview  .

Purpose


The Information Technology & Systems Degree provides a comprehensive education in the skills, techniques and methodologies of information technology and systems. Graduates of the Information Technology & Systems program will be able to provide effective IT functions to solve business problems using best practice methodologies. Students can specialize in one of the following areas: Developer, Networking, and Technical Support.

Required Courses


Subtotal: 18


Select from one of the following specializations:


Note: Only one Information Technology & Systems AAS degree may be earned by any student

Subtotal: 30


Basic Achievement Requirements


All graduates with an AA, AS, AAS or ADN will meet minimum achievements for math, writing and reading. Graduates can meet the requirement by:

   1. Acquiring appropriate Mandatory Assessment Placement (MAP) scores in math, writing and reading.
  OR  
  2. Completing the following courses:
    a. MATH 0980 Math Essentials with a C or above.
    AND/OR
    b. ENGL 0970 Reading & Writing Essentials II with a C or above.

General Education Core Requirements


All graduates with an AA, AS, AAS or ADN will complete a minimum of 15 credits of General Education from the following (AA and AS students will have additional requirements):

  • GEN ED Group A: Communications 3 credit(s)
  • GEN ED Group B: Critical Thinking and Problem Solving 3 credit(s)
  • GEN ED Group C: Life and Career Skills, D: Information & Technology Literacy or E: Global Awareness 3 credit(s)
    (Required: INFO 1120 )
  • GEN ED Group A, B, C, D or E 6 credit(s)

Subtotal: 15


Total Credits for AAS Degree: 63


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