The Information Technology program is designed primarily for those students who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university and major in information technology. This program provides a broad overview of programming, networking, web development and database design.
A graduate should be able to:
- design solutions to quantitative problems by applying algorithm design using programming support tools.
- exhibit an ability to communicate effectively in a professional technical environment.
- examine professional, ethical, legal, and security issues for programming professionals.
- create Web sites that incorporate the fundamental principles of visual design.
- describe the Open Systems Interconnection Reference Model (OSI) layers and their functionality.
- design and utilize databases.
|ENG 101||English Composition I||3|
|Elective||Core Goal 6: Intellectual Heritage||3|
|Elective||Core Goal 3: Quantitative Skills||3|
|CIS 111||Computer Science I: Programming and Concepts||3|
|MGT 110 or
|Introduction to Business or
Principles of Management
|Elective||ACC, ECO, MGT, or MKT||3|
|Elective||Core Goal 1b: Oral Communication Skills||3|
|CIS 111B||Computer Science II: Object-Oriented Programming||3|
|Elective||Core Goal 10: Exercise and Health Sciences||2|
|Elective||Core Goal 7: Aesthetic Sensibility and the Arts||3|
|CIS 114||Web Design and Development||3|
|Elective||Core Goal 8: Physical and Life Sciences||4|
|CIS 170||Introduction to Networks||3|
|Elective||Core Goal 11: Civic Responsibility||3|
|Elective||Core Goal 12: Global Perspective||3|
|Elective||Computer and Information Systems1||3|
|CIS 244 or CIS 245||PC Database Management Systems or Database Management Systems/SQL||3|
TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS CREDIT: 60
1 Recommended CIS Electives include CIS 112, CIS 155, CIS 141, CIS 151, CIS 245, or CIS 241.
ACC 115 Financial Accounting may be substituted. Meet with your advisor to complete a substitution form.
Note: Students should confer with their advisor or a counselor before or during the first semester to be certain that the specific electives taken are the best choices for the four-year college(s) of their choice. If substitutions are necessary to meet the transfer needs of a specific institution, the student should meet with the Dean of Business and Computer Science as soon as possible to arrange these.