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Computer Information Technology  

The Computer Information Technology is the perfect program for people interested in the joining the ever-changing world of computers.  Computer Information Techs are involved in creating and maintaining the technologies the world has come to rely on.

Independence Community College offers the courses that prepare students to become career professionals in the field of computer technology and information systems.

Students earning an Associate of Applied Science degree can acquire positions in Computer and Information Systems, Network Administration Support, and Computer Science Assistant.

Computer Information Technical Certificate completers can seek work in Help Desk Administration, Information Systems Security, Computer Programming, PC Support, and Network Administration Support. 

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Computer Information Technology (CIT)

Degree: Associate of Applied Science

 

Suggested Four-Semester Plan

First Semester:

Course Title Credit Hours

Computer Concepts & Applications 3 

Web Design and Development 3 

Keyboarding/Formatting 3 

Business Communication 3 

Arts/Humanities Elective* 3

Wellness 1 

Term Total 16

 

Second Semester:

Course Title Credit Hours

English Composition I 3 

Business Mathematics 3 

Computer Information Systems 3 

Maintaining & Upgrading PC: A+ Certification 3 

Program Electives** 6 

Term Total 18

 

Third Semester:

Course Title Credit Hours

Programming Language Elective** 3 

Program Electives** 6 

Accounting I 3 

Systems Analysis and Design 3 

Term Total 15

 

Fourth Semester:

Course Title Credit Hours

Speech or Interpersonal 3 

Internship and Seminar 3 

Microeconomics 3 

Program Electives** 6 

Term Total 15 

TOTAL 64

 

*See Courses that meet General Education Graduation Requirements for a list of courses meeting the math/science, arts/humanities, and social/behavioral science requirements.

 

**See Program Advisor arts/humanities, and social/behavioral science requirements.

 

 

Computer Information Technology (CIT)

Degree: Technical Certificate

 

Suggested Two-Semester Plan

First Semester:

Course Title Credit Hours

Computer Concepts & Applications** 3 

Web Design & Development 3 

Keyboarding/Formatting** 3 

Maintaining & Upgrading PC: A+ Certification 3 

Business Mathematics 3 

Term Total 15 

 

Second Semester:

Course Title Credit Hours

Systems Analysis & Design 3 

Computer Information Systems 3 

Programming Language Elective** 3 

Networking & Data Communications 3 

Internship & Seminar 3 

Term Total 15 

TOTAL 30 

 

 

**See Program Advisor

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