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IT Specialist

Certificate

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

 

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