Computer and Information Technology - Associate of Applied Science

Branch Requirement
COLL 101College/Life Success3
Common Core Requirements
COMM 253GPublic Speaking3
or COMM 265G Principles of Human Communication
ECON 251GPrinciples of Macroeconomics3
or ECON 252G Principles of Microeconomics
ENGL 111GRhetoric and Composition4
ENGL 203GBusiness and Professional Communication3
or ENGL 218G Technical and Scientific Communication
PSY 201GIntroduction to Psychology3
or SOC 101G Introductory Sociology
Related Requirements
Select one from the following:3
Introduction to Computerized Information Systems3
Computer Literacy3
Computation Software2-3
MATH 120Intermediate Algebra (or Approved technology-related math course)3
OECS 220Database Application and Design3
OECS 221Internship I3
Business/Computer Electives
Select two from the following:6
Management Accounting3
Introduction to Computerized Information Systems3
Business in a Global Society3
Computer Literacy3
Computation Software2-3
Introduction to Finance3
Introduction to Management3
Introduction to Marketing3
Approved programming-related course3
Technical Requirements
OECS 128Operating Systems Linux/Unix3
Select 3 credits from the following:3
PC Maintenance and Repair I1-3
Computer Applications for Technicians3
Hardware PC Maintenance3
OECS 207Windows3
OECS 250Systems Analysis and Design I3
or OECS 290 Computer Technology Capstone
Select 3-4 credits from the following:3-4
Introduction to Networks4
Introduction to Computer Networks3
Network Operating Systems I3
Program Option
Select one from the following program options:15
IT Specialist
Total Credits70-71

IT Specialist Option

Approved computer-related courses15
Total Credits15

Networking Option

Select 15 credits from the following:15
Networking Operating Systems II3
Computer Networking I for IET3
Data Communications and Networks I1-3
Data Communications and Networks II1-3
Implementing and Supporting Networks I3
Linux Server3
Structured Query Language (SQL)1-3
Essentials of Routing and Switching4
Network Fundamentals4
Network Routing Protocols4
Network Security3
Total Credits15

Programming Option

Computer-related approved electives9
Programming Electives:
Select 6 credits from the following:6
Networking Operating Systems II3
Hardware PC Maintenance3
Introduction to Game Production Industry3
Introduction to Interactive Game Programming3
Introduction to Programming Using Visual Basic4
C++ Programming I3
Java Programming I1-3
Programming for the Web3
Structured Query Language (SQL)1-3
Game Programming I3
Total Credits15

Additional classes may be needed based on placement test results and course prerequisites. Visit with an advisor for help with creating a customized plan.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
COLL 101 College/Life Success 3
ENGL 111G Rhetoric and Composition 4
MATH 120 Intermediate Algebra (or alternate) 3
Select one from the following: 3
Introduction to Computerized Information Systems  
Computer Literacy  
Computation Software  
Program option class 3
Principles of Macroeconomics
or Principles of Microeconomics
Business and Professional Communication
or Technical and Scientific Communication
OECS 128 Operating Systems Linux/Unix 3
OECS 207 Windows 3
Program option class 3
Programming course 3
Second Year
OECS 220 Database Application and Design 3
Select one from the following: 3
PC Maintenance and Repair I  
Computer Applications for Technicians  
Hardware PC Maintenance  
Select 3-4 credits from the following: 3-4
Introduction to Networks  
Introduction to Computer Networks  
Network Operating Systems I  
Program option class 3
Business/Computer elective 3
Business/Computer elective 3
Public Speaking
or Principles of Human Communication
PSY 201G
Introduction to Psychology
or Introductory Sociology
OECS 250
Systems Analysis and Design I
or Computer Technology Capstone
OECS 221 Internship I 3
Program option class 3
Program option class 3
 Total Credits70-71