Feb 28, 2020  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
    
2019-2020 College Catalog

Information Technology & Systems Diploma


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

Purpose


The Information Technology & Systems diploma provides basic knowledge and core skills to enter the information technology and systems field.

Note: This diploma is available at Columbus, Grand Island, Hastings and Kearney

Suggested Sequence of Courses  

Required Courses


Subtotal: 21


Basic Achievement Requirements


All graduates with a diploma will meet minimum achievements for math, writing and reading. Graduates can meet the requirement by:

  1. Acquiring appropriate Mandatory Assessment scores in math, writing and reading.
  OR  
  2. Completing the following courses:
    a. MATH 0930 Practical Math OR MATH 0940 Pre-Algebra with a C or above.
    AND
    b. ENGL 0970 Reading & Writing Essentials II with a C or above.
  OR  
  3. Completing a 1000-level MATH or ENGL course with a D or above.

General Education Core Requirements


All graduates with a diploma will complete a minimum of 9 credits of General Education from the following:

  • 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 or D: Information & Technology Literacy or E: Global Awareness 3 credit(s)
    (Required: INFO 1120 )

Subtotal: 9


Total Credits for Diploma: 30


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