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IT Specialist


Prepare for careers in the rapidly expanding field of IT Support.  Learn programming, advanced networking, and the impact of laws, ethics, and compliance in the information technology field.

Program/Major/Concentration Codes: CRTISS/ISS

Title IV Financial Aid eligible: Yes

What can I do with this degree?

Career options:  Seek entry level employment as a Network Administrator, Network/Security Analyst, or Network Support Specialist.

Academic options: Continue your studies by completing an Information Technology AAS Degree

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Program Requirements 2020-2021

Required Core Courses

A grade of C or better is required for graduation

Course # Course Title Credits
CIS 103 Microsoft Windows Operating System Professional Administration 3
CIS 119 Network Essentials 3
CIS 136   Microcomputer Components 3
CIS 137    Introduction to the UNIX Operating System 3
CIS 185 Introduction to Python 3
CIS 227 Cyber Law and Ethics 3
Subtotal 18

Required Support Courses

Course # Course Title Credits
CMN 120 Business and Professional Communications 3
MAT 106 Elementary Data with Spreadsheets 3
STU 100 College Success and Career Planning 1
WRT 101 English Composition I [SUN# ENG 1101] 3
AGEC Complete any AGEC Social and Behavioral Sciences Course 3
Subtotal 13
Total 31