2017-2018 Semester Catalog

Computer Support Specialist (CS23) Associate of Applied Science Degree

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Program Description:

The Computer Information Systems – Computer Support Specialist program is a sequence of courses designed to provide students with an understanding of the concepts, principles, and techniques required in computer information processing. Graduates are to be competent in the general areas of humanities or fine arts, social or behavioral sciences, and natural sciences or mathematics, as well as in the technical areas of computer terminology and concepts, program design and development, and computer networking. Program graduates are qualified for employment as computer support specialists.

General Education Core (15 Credit Hours)

ENGL 1101Composition and Rhetoric

3

XXXX xxxxHumanities/Fine Arts Elective

3

XXXX xxxxSocial/Behavioral Sciences Elective

3

 

MATH 1103Quantitative Skills and Reasoning

3

OR

MATH 1101Mathematical Modeling

3

OR

MATH 1111College Algebra

3

 

XXXX xxxxGeneral Education Core Elective

3

Occupational Curriculum (47 Credit Hours)

COMP 1000Introduction to Computer Literacy

3

CIST 1001Computer Concepts

4

CIST xxxxComputer Operating System Course

3

CIST 1305Program Design and Development

3

 

CIST 1401Computer Networking Fundamentals

4

OR

CIST 2451Introduction to Networks - CISCO

4

 

CIST 1122Hardware Installation and Maintenance

4

CIST 1601Information Security Fundamentals

3

CIST 2921IT Analysis, Design, and Project Management

4

CIST xxxxCIS Electives

12

CIST xxxxCIS Database Elective

4

CIST xxxxCIS Guided Office Productivity Application Course

3

Total Credit Hours: 62 Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation