Diploma in Computer Information Technology (D25260)

The Computer Information Technology curriculum is designed to prepare graduates for employment with organizations that use computers to process, manage, and communicate information. This is a flexible program, designed to meet community information systems needs.

Course work includes computer systems terminology and operations, logic, operating systems, database, data communications/networking, and related business topics. Studies will provide experience for students to implement, support, and customize industry-standard information systems.

Graduates should qualify for a wide variety of computer-related, entry-level positions that provide opportunities for advancement with increasing experience and ongoing training. Duties may include systems maintenance and troubleshooting, support and training, and business applications design and implementation.

Suggested Sequence of Courses
ACA 115--Success and Study Skills
BUS 110--Introduction to Business
*CIS 111--Basic PC Literacy
NET 125--Networking Basics
NOS 110--Operating System Concepts
CTS 120--Hardware / Software Support
CTS 130--Spreadsheets I
ENG 111--Expository Writing
NOS 130--Windows Single User
OST 136--Word Processing
CIS 115--Introduction to Programming and Logic
DBA 110--Database Concepts
ENG 115--Oral Communication
NOS 230--Windows Admin I
SEC 110--Security Concepts
*May be substituted by CIS 110--Introduction to Computers

2011-2012 Gainful Employment Data
Computer Information Technology Diploma (D25260)
SOC Code(s)O*Net Occupations
11-3021.00Computer and Information Systems Managers
15-1111.00Computer and Information Research Scientists
15-1121.00Computer Systems Analysts
15-1121.01Informatics Nurse Specialists
15-1122.00Information Security Analysts
15-1132.00Software Developers, Applications
15-1133.00Software Developers, Systems Software
15-1143.00Computer Network Architects
15-1143.01Telecommunications Engineering Specialists
Tuition and FeesBooks and SuppliesTotal Cost of Program
Normal Time to Complete / Semester Credit Hours
1.5 years / 42
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