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

ITSC 1325Personal Computer Hardware

3

ITSC 1305Intro to PC Operating Systems

3

MATH 1314College Algebra

3

OR

MATH 1324Mathematics for Business and Social Sciences

3

ITSY 1342Information Technology Security

3

ITNW 1325Fundamentals of Networking Technologies

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Spring

COSC 2325Computer Organization

3

ITSC 1316LINUX Installation & Configuration

3

ITNW 1313Computer Virtualization

3

ITSC 2339Personal Computer Help Desk Support

3

ITSY 2301Firewalls & Networks Security

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Sophomore Year

Fall

Approved Social / Behavioral Science

3

Approved Language / Philosophy / Culture

3

ITSE 2313Web Authoring

3

ITSE 1359Introduction to Scripting Languages

3

ITNW 2355Server Virtualization

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Spring

ITSY 2343Computer Systems Forensics

3

ITSW 1307Intro to Database

3

COSC 1301Introduction to Computing

3

ENGL 1301Composition I

3

ITNW 1354Implementing and Supporting Servers

Total Credit Hours:15