COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS A.A.S.
INTERNET TECHNOLOGY OPTION

This option offers a variation of the Computer Information Systems degree program, enabling students to specialize in designing applications specifically for the internet. The emphasis is on applied learning through laboratory practice, using the latest hardware and software.

The Internet Technology option provides training for developing programming applications and information systems for the Internet. It will feature in-depth training in the use and design of software for Internet applications. The emphasis is on applied learning through laboratory practice using the latest hardware and software.

Graduates of this degree program option will have acquired skills in Internet programming, problem-solving, communications, web-based application software, computer systems, and networks.

PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES

STILL TO COME

CAREER POSSIBILITIES

Entry level positions as web designer/developer, webmaster, software engineer, network administrator, and network support specialist.

TRANSFER INFORMATION

Students planning to transfer should contact their advisor and/or a transfer counselor in the Centers for Student Engagement and Academic Advisement for more information. Early consultation to plan the most appropriate course sequence will optimize transferability.

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

COURSES CREDIT HOURS
FIRST SEMESTER
ENGL 101 Freshman English I 3
C.S. 080 Microcomputer Maintenance 1
C.S. 120 Foundations of Computer Science 3
BUS 225 Application Software 3
BUS 103 Principles of Business 3
MATH 104 College Algebra (or higher) 3
16
SECOND SEMESTER
ENGL 102
OR
ENGL 270
Freshman English II
OR
Technical Writing
3
CS 200 Programming in Visual Basic 3
BUS 226
OR
BUS260
Advanced Micro. Application Software
OR
Project Management
3
Behavioral/Social Science Elective 3
Math/Science 3
Health or Physical Education 1
16
THIRD SEMESTER
C.S. 082 Help Desk 1
CS 215 Systems Analysis and Design 3
ENGL 221 Effective Speech: Public Address 3
C.S. 228 Intro Unix/Linux 3
Behavioral/Social Science 3
Health or Physical Education 1
14
FOURTH SEMESTER
C.S. 219 Database Management Systems 3
C.S. 225 Intro to Networks 3
C.S. 235 Web Page Design 3
C.S. 237 Internet Security 3
C.S. 238 Java 3
Liberal Arts Elective 3
18
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 62