Computer Information Technology – A.A.S. (Network Systems)

CIP Code

11.0301.00

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

ITNW 1325Fundamentals of Networking Technologies

3

ITSC 1325Personal Computer Hardware

3

ITSC 1305Intro to PC Operating Systems

3

ITSY 1342Information Technology Security

3

MATH 1314College Algebra

3

OR

MATH 1324Mathematics for Business and Social Sciences

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Spring

ENGL 1301Composition I

3

ITSC 2339Personal Computer Help Desk Support

3

ITSC 1316LINUX Installation & Configuration

3

ITNW 1313Computer Virtualization

3

ITSY 2301Firewalls & Networks Security

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Sophomore Year

Fall

ITSE 2313Web Authoring

3

ITSE 1359Introduction to Scripting Languages

3

ITNW 2355Server Virtualization

3

Approved Social / Behavioral Science

3

Approved Language / Philosophy / Culture

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Spring

ITSW 1307Intro to Database

3

ITNW 1354Implementing and Supporting Servers

ITSY 2343Computer Systems Forensics

3

COSC 2325Computer Organization

3

COSC 1301Introduction to Computing

3

Total Credit Hours:15