Major: Information Systems Technology
All degree requirements may be completed through Distance Learning delivery methods.
Length: Two-year Program – Four semesters
Purpose: To provide the skills, knowledge, and some of the experience required for employment in one or more of the following occupational areas.
|Computer Programmer||Information Systems Occupations|
|Database Administrator||Network Administrator|
|Information Systems Manager||Systems Analyst|
Admission Requirements: In addition to the admission requirements established for the College, entry into the Information Systems Technology program requires proficiency in high school English, keyboarding ability, and two units of high school mathematics: Algebra I and II or Geometry. Deficiencies can be made up through the College’s developmental studies program.
Program Requirements: The curriculum includes technical courses in computer programming, systems analysis and design, network administration, business, general education, E-Commerce and electives. Instruction includes both the theoretical concepts and practical applications required for success in business information systems. The student is required to participate in a capstone project during the sophomore year that allows for the investigation, analysis, design, development and implementation of a systems project. Certification preparation within the program includes various Microsoft and vendor-neutral certifications. The student is urged to consult with their business faculty advisor in planning his/her program. Upon satisfactory completion of the four-semester program, the graduate will be awarded the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Information System Technology.
|Course Number||Course Title||Lecture Hours||Lab Hours||Course Credts|
|ENG 111**||College Composition I||3||0||3|
|MTH 151*||Math for the Liberal Arts I||3||0||3|
|SDV 108||College Survival Skills||1||0||1|
|ITP 100||Software Design||3||0||3|
|ITE 115||Introduction to Computer Applications & Concepts||3||0||3|
|ITP 112||Visual Basic .NET I||4||0||4|
|ITP 212||Visual Basic .NET II||3||0||3|
|ITN 101||Intro. to Network Concepts||3||0||3|
|ITN 106||Microcomputer Operating Systems||3||0||3|
|ITN 107||Personal Computer Hardware & Software||3||0||3|
|MTH 152||Math for the Liberal Arts II||3||0||3|
|Elective||Approved Technical Elective||3||0||3|
|ITP 120||Java Programming I OR||3||0||3|
|ITP 136||C# Programming I OR|
|ITP 132||C++ Programming I|
|ITP 251||Systems Analysis and Design||3||0||3|
|ITD 110||Web Page Design I||3||0||3|
|ITD 132||Structured Query Language||3||0||3|
|Elective*****||Social Science Elective||3||0||3|
|ITE 290/298||Coordinated Internship/Seminar and Project in IST||0||2||1|
|Elective||Approved Technical Elective||3||0||3|
|ITP 298||Seminar & Project in Capstone||3||0||3|
|PED***||Health or Physical Education||0||2||1|
|GIS 200||Geographical Information Systems I||3||2||4|
Total Minimum Credits for Information Systems Technology 65
* Mathematics requirements may vary greatly from one transfer institution to another.
Students wishing to transfer should consult their advisor and/or transfer counselor.
** ENG 101 and ENG 102 can substitute for ENG 111 and ENG 112 for those not wishing to transfer the credit.
*** Students wishing to transfer should take HLT 116 (3 credits) instead of two (1 credit) PED classes.
**** Arts & Humanities: PHI101·102; ART101·102; MUS 121-122; ENG 241·242; ENG 243-244; ENG 251-252, ENG 257, ENG
279; REL100, REL200, REL210, REL230, REL246; SPA 101-102, 201-202; FRE 101·102, 201· 202.
***** Social Science: ECO 201·202; HIS 101·102, HIS 121-122, HIS 266, HIS 269, HIS 277; PLS 211-212; PSY 200, PSY 231·
232, PSY 255, PSY 266; SOC 200, SOC 215, SOC 268; GEO 200, GEO 210
Approved Technical Electives: GIS200, GIS201, ACC211, ITP120, ITP132, ITP136, ITN113, ITN112, ITNlll,
ITP160, ITP165, ITD130, ITD134, ITD136, BUS106, ITN260, ITE215, ITD112, ITD210, ITN154, ITN155,
ITN156, ITN157 or Division Approval
AAS Information Systems Technology Approved Technical Elective Guide
Geographic Information Systems
GIS200 Geographical Information Systems I 4 credits
GIS201 Geographical Information Systems II 4 credits
ACC211 Principles of Accounting I 4 credits
ITP132 C++ Programming I 3 credits
ITP136 C# Programming I 3 credits
ITP120 Java Programming I 3 credits
ITN113 Active Directory 3 credits
ITN112 Network Infrastructure 3 credits
ITN111 Server Administration 3 credits
ITP160 lntro to Game Design & Development 3 credits
ITP165 Gaming & Simulation 3 credits
ITD130 Database Fundamentals 3 credits
ITD134 PL/SQL Programming 3 credits
ITD136 Database Management Software 3 credits
BUS106 Security Awareness for Managers 3 credits
ITN260 Network Security Basics 3 credits
ITE215 Advanced Computer Applications and Integration 3 credits
ITD112 Designing Web Page Graphics 3 credits
ITD210 Web Page Design II 3 credits
ITN154 Networking Fundamentals (CISCO I) 3 credits
ITN155 Routing Protocols & Concepts (CISCO II) 3 credits
ITN156 LAN Switching & Wireless (CISCO Ill) 3 credits
ITN157 Accessing the WAN (CISCO IV) 3 credits