Computer Information Technology

2295: A.S. Degree in Computer Information Technology (63 Credit Hours)

CIP: 11.0103
FL CIP: 1511010305
SOC: 15-1151, 15-1121
Entry Wage: $25.31/hour

The Computer Information Technology program prepares students for employment in a wide variety of computer-related positions in business, industry and government. Students can customize their program of study by choosing electives that will develop their own interests in specific segments of the CIT industry. Students enrolled in the CIT program will also have the opportunity to complete two certificate programs within the Associate in Science program of study, providing credentials for additional employment opportunities upon graduation.

Additionally, for students considering the Management Information Systems track of the Bachelor of Applied Science in Business and Organizational Management program, A.S. degree electives can be tailored to permit students to complete a number of the prerequisites for upper-level coursework.

Please consult http://www.cf.edu/departments/instruction/workforce/ for updated information regarding this program.


Program Courses

Course No.

Course Title

Credits

CGS 2103

Spreadsheet Applications

3

CGS 1100

Microcomputer Applications

3

COP 1332 or

COP 1030

Programming in Visual Basic or

Fundamental Programming Concepts

3

CET 1178C

PC Essentials — Hardware

3

CGS 1949

Co-op Work Experience

3

CGS 2557

Internet Technologies

3

CTS 2136

PC Desktop Support

3

CET 1179

PC Essentials — Software

3

CTS 2120

Security Fundamentals

3

CIS 2321

Introduction to Systems Analysis and Design

3

CET 2180

Practical PC Technician

3

CTS 2134

Networking Fundamentals

3

CTS 2651

Router Technology

3

CTS 2143

Server Fundamentals

3

 

Program Core Total

42


Program Electives

Business or Technology Elective*

 

3

Choose an additional 3 credit hours from the courses listed below:

COP 2250

Java Programming

3

CGS 1820

Web Programming I

3

EET 1084

Survey of Electronics

3

OST 2335 or
ENC 1102

Business Communications or
Freshman Composition Skills II

3

CGS 2540

Database Management Systems

3

CET 1171

Introduction to Computer Technology

3

CGS 2871

Multimedia Computer Applications

3

OST 2717

Advanced Word

3

CTS 2142

Project Management

3

COP 2650

Mobile Devices

3

CGS 2930

Special Topics in Computers — Introduction to Computer Skills

1

CGS 2930

Special Topics in Computers — Overview of Microsoft Office

1

 

Program Electives Total

6

General Education Courses

ENC 1101

Freshman Composition Skills I

3

One of the following options: (To satisfy Social Science and Humanities requirements)

ISS 1013

Introduction to the Social Sciences and

 

HUM 1020

Introduction to the Humanities

 

 

OR

 

WOH 2012

World Civilizations I and either

 

HUM 1020

Introduction to the Humanities or

 

HUM 1230

Introduction to the Humanities: the Renaissance

6

 

OR

 

WOH 2022

World Civilizations II and either

 

HUM 1020

Introduction to the Humanities or

 

HUM 1210

Introduction to the Humanities: To the Renaissance

 

QMB 1001 or

MAC 1105

College Business Mathematics or

College Algebra or
Any higher level mathematics course

3

 

Any Biological or Physical Science

3

 

Total Credit Hours:

63

* Recommended Business Electives: ACG 2021 Financial Accounting, ACG 2100 Intermediate Accounting, ACG 2360 Cost Accounting, ACG 2450 Integrated Accounting, BUL 2241 Business Law I, FIN 2100 Personal Finance, GEB 1011 Introduction to Business, GEB 2350 Introduction to International Business, MAN 2021 Principles of Management, MNA 2141 Basic Leadership/Supervisory Skills, OST 1100 Introduction to Word, SBM 2000 Small Business Management, TAX 2000 Federal Income Tax I, TAX 2010 Federal Income Tax II.

** MAC 1105 College Algebra is recommended for students planning to enroll in the college's baccalaureate degree programs.