Information Technology (Certificate)

Courses

Minimum program credit hours: 30

Program Codes

Degree Option
Certificates
Hegis Code
5101
Curriculum Code
1498
General Requirements
11 credit hours Degree Requirements Met
5 SUNY LAS JCC
ENG 1510: English Composition I

(or higher)

3
INT 1555: Inquire2
3
Social Sciences Electives3
3
Mathematics and Sciences Electives3

Core Requirements
19 credit hours Degree Requirements Met
16 SUNY LAS JCC
BUS 1500: Introduction to Business3
CSC 1530: Introduction to HTML & CSS3
CSC 1560: Computer App Software I4
CSC 1570: Programming Concepts/Applications3
CSC 1580: Computer Hardware & System Software3
3
Any CSC courses not already required within the program core requirements, except CSC 15103

Electives
none

Important Points
  • Mathematics courses are selected based on a student’s background. Note that CSC 1590 has a corequisite of MAT 1590.

  • Due to course prerequisites, it may take more than one year to complete this certificate program.

  • Some upper level computer science courses are only offered online.


Program Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to:

  1. Understand the basic syntax of a programming language so that they will be able to use that language to solve a programming problem.
  2. Install and configure a small LAN.
  3. Solve a basic business problem using an office software package.