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Information Technology Certificate

The Information Technology Certificate (ITC) is a 15-19 credit program designed for students of any major who aspire to incorporate computer information technology in their specific field. A student will acquire a strong background in problem-solving techniques by completing two computer programming courses designed specifically for non-computer science majors.

* All courses require a grade of C or better.

Computer Literacy & Computer Programming (9 - 11 credit hours)
Course Title Course
Code
Credit
Hours
Typically Offered Prerequisites
Intro. to Comp. & Their Use CSCI-C 1061 3 Fall, Spring, Summer None
Programming I2 CSCI-A 201 or
CSCI-C 201 or
INFO-I 210
3-4 Fall, Spring, Summer None
Programming II2 CSCI-A 202 or
CSCI-C 202 or
INFO-I 211
3-4 Fall, Spring, Summer Programming I
Computer Information Technology Electives (2 courses, 6 - 8 credit hours)3,4
Note: Students must choose at least 6 credit hours of additional Computer Science coursework selected from the following.
Course Title Course
Code
Credit
Hours
Typically Offered Prerequisites
Computer Security CSCI-A 121 3 Fall, Spring, Summer None
Word Processing CSCI-A 211 3 Fall, Spring, Summer CSCI-C 106
Spreadsheets CSCI-A 212 3 Fall, Spring, Summer CSCI-C 106
Database Skills CSCI-A 213 or
CSCI-N 211
3 Fall, Spring
As Available
CSCI-C 106
Networking Competency CSCI-A 247 3 Summer Only CSCI-C 106
C/C++ Prog. for Sci. & Eng. CSCI-C 105 3 Fall Only None
Client-Side Web Programming CSCI-N 341 3 Summer Only Programming I
Server-Side Web Programming CSCI-N 342 3 Summer Only Programming I
Data Structures CSCI-C 3433 4 Fall, Spring CSCI-C 202 & C251
Introduction to Informatics INFO-I 1014 4 Fall, Spring, Some Summer None
1Students with Microsoft Office and basic computer systems backgrounds may elect to test out of this course.
2Students who have an interest in a Computer Science or Informatics degree are highly encouraged to take C201/C202 or I210/I211.
3Students who have an interest in a Computer Science degree are highly encouraged to take C343.
4Students who have an interest in an Informatics degree are highly encouraged to take I101.


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