Computer Information Technology – A.A.S. (Computer Application Support Technician)

PROGRAM INFORMATION:  The two year Associate in Applied Science Degree program is designed for those who desire to function as a support, help desk or application support technician for computer end-users. This degree also prepares students for a variety of technical support careers including help desk and training positions. This course work emphasizes development analytical and problem solving skills in addition specific hardware configurations.

Students pursuing this degree program are required to meet Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards and course prerequisites.

Freshman Year

Fall

ENGL 1301Composition I

3

MATH 1324Mathematics for Business and Social Sciences

3

COSC 1301Introduction to Computing

3

Approved Social / Behavioral Science

3

COSC 1315Introduction to Computer Programming

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Spring

ENGL 2311Technical And Business Writing

3

COSC 1436Programming Fundamentals I

4

ITSC 1425Personal Computer Hardware

4

ITSC 1405Intro to PC Operating Systems

4

Total Credit Hours:15

Sophomore Year

Fall

ITSC 2439Personal Computer Help Desk Support

4

ITNW 1425Fundamentals of Networking

4

COSC 2425Computer Organization

4

Approved Language / Philosophy / Culture

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Spring

ITSC 2346Computer Center Management

3

ITSE 2413Web Authoring

4

ITNW 1308Implementing & Supporting Client Operating Systems

3

ITSC 2164Practicum-Computer & Information Science

1

ITSW 1407Intro to Database

4

Total Credit Hours:15

ITSC 2164: Capstone must be taken the final semester.

Total Credit Hours: 60