Graduates earning the A.A.S. in information technology degree will have both an in-depth understanding of computing technology fundamentals and the skills necessary for implementation in selected environments. Students complete several core courses and then select from a number of liberal arts and career electives. The wide range of electives provides flexibility for students as they select courses that further their technology-related career goals. Graduates are able to identify technology needs and specify appropriate systems. They have the skills to perform installation, configuration, maintenance, troubleshooting, and documentation services. Depending on their choice of electives, students are directly employable in the areas of computer support, application support, help desk support, and network and database support.
This program may be completed online.
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Minimum program credit hours: 60
|General Requirements||20 credit hours|
|ENG 1530: English Composition II||3|
|English Electives (college level)||3|
|Social Science Electives||6|
|Liberal Arts and Science Electives||2|
|Core Requirements||25 credit hours|
|CSC 1530: Web Publishing||3|
|CSC 1560: Microcomputer Applications I||4|
|CSC 1570: Programming Concepts/Applications||3|
|CSC 1580: Microcomputer Hardware & Systems Software||3|
|CSC 1760: Microcomputer Applications II||3|
|CSC 2510: Introduction to Networks||3|
|CSC 2470: Network Administration||3|
|CSC 2450: CIT Capstone||3|
|Electives||15 credit hours|
|Program Student Learning Outcomes|
Upon completion of the program, students will be able to:
Our courses and programs are designed to give you a strong foundation in your area of study. But we know that for many of you, your time at JCC is just the first step in your educational journey. And when it's time for you to take your next step, that strong foundation, coupled with the wide variety of transfer agreements we maintain with several top colleges and universities, will help make your transfer process as smooth as possible. Learn More
It is important when planning your transfer to talk with your advisor about the specifics of each four-year college or university.
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