Computer Information Technology – A.A.S (Programmer / Software Developer)

PROGRAM INFORMATION: The two-year Associate in Applied Science Degree helps prepare students with skills to produce high quality sustainable codes through all stages of the software life cycle: project planning and estimating gathering requirement, functional specification, use case tools, design specifications, coding, testing, integrating, and maintenance. This degree prepares students for immediate employment as Computer Programmers. Applications Programmer and Programmer Analysts. 

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 1314College Algebra

3

COSC 1301Introduction to Computing

3

COSC 1315Introduction to Computer Programming

3

ITSE 1311Beginning Web Programming

3

Total Credit Hours:15

COSC 1301: ITSC 1409 is a substitute course for COSC 1301 in A.A.S. and Certificate degrees.

Spring

COSC 1436Programming Fundamentals I

4

COSC 1420C Programming

4

ITSE 2302Inter Web Programming

3

Approved Language / Philosophy / Culture

3

Total Credit Hours:14

Sophomore Year

Fall

COSC 2425Computer Organization

4

COSC 1437Programming Fundamentals II

4

ITNW 1425Fundamentals of Networking

4

ITSE 1430Introduction to C# Programming

4

Total Credit Hours:16

Spring

COSC 2436Programming Fundamentals III

4

ITSE 1407Intro to C++ Programing

4

ITSC 1415Project Management Software

4

Approved Social / Behavioral Science

3

Total Credit Hours:15

ITSC 2164: or Field Experience

ITSC 2164: Capstone must be taken the final semester.

Total Credit Hours: 60