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Program: Electronic Commerce

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Electronic Commerce -- Business Specialist Certificate
Electronic Commerce -- Electronic Commerce AAS
Electronic Commerce -- Entrepreneur Certificate
Electronic Commerce -- Technology Specialist Certificate

ELECTRONIC COMMERCE--BUSINESS SPECIALIST

(Level I Certificate)

EFC, NLC-Deactivated September 1, 2011.

  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
  • Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.

Degree Plan Code: C1.ECOMM.BUS.09

This certificate will provide education and training for individuals who would like to use the web to market and promote their products on the Internet. This program introduces students to Electronic Commerce through marketing, management, communications, and Web site design and development. It is available on-campus or online. Most of the classes in this certificate transfer to the University of Texas at Arlington's Web Design/E-Commerce Bachelor of Arts Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies.

CREDIT HOURS

SEMESTER I

BUSI 1301 Introduction to Business 3
XXXX XXXX Computer Technology List A 3-4
IMED 1416 Web Design I OR 4
IMED 1316 Web Design I (3)
ECON 2301 Principles of Economics I 3
12-14

SEMESTER II

MRKG 1311 Principles of Marketing 3
IMED 2409 Internet Commerce 4
XXXX XXXX Management List B 3-4
10-11
Minimum Hours Required 22-25

Computer Technology List A -- must be selected from the following:

BCIS 1405 Business Computer Applications 4
COSC 1401 Introduction to Computing 4
#ITSC 1380 Cooperative Education-Computer and Information Sciences, General 3
ITSC 1401 Introduction to Computers 4
COSC 1301 Introduction to Computing 3

#ITSC 1380 - Student's technical competency must be approved by the instructor prior to enrollment.

Management List B -- must be selected from the following:

BMGT 1327 Principles of Management 3
BUSG 2309 Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship 3
IMED 1380 Cooperative Education-Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design 3
ITSC 1315 Project Managment Software 3
ITSC 1415 Project Managment Software 4

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.

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ELECTRONIC COMMERCE

(Associate in Applied Sciences Degree)

EFC, NLC-Deactivated September 1, 2011.

  • Students pursuing this award program are required to meet Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards and course prerequisites.
  • Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.

Degree Plan Code: AAS.ECOMM.10

The degree is designed to meet the needs of professionals in the rapidly changing world of Internet commerce. Electronic Commerce includes all aspects of business processes enabled by Internet technologies. The increasing volume of transactions that take place electronically is a revolution in business practices. This program introduces students to Electronic Commerce through marketing, management, communications, and Web site design and development. It is available on-campus or online. Most of the classes in this degree transfer to the University of Texas at Arlington's Web Design/E-Commerce Bachelor of Arts Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies.

CREDIT HOURS

SEMESTER I

BUSI 1301 Introduction to Business 3
XXXX XXXX Computer Technology List A 3-4
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
IMED 1416 Web Page Design I OR 4
IMED 1316 Web Design I (3)
+Elective Humanities/Fine Arts 3
15-17

SEMESTER II

MRKG 1311 Principles of Marketing 3
MATH 2342 Introductory Statistics OR 3
MATH 2442 Introductory Statistics (4)
XXXX XXXX Database Technology Course List B 3-4
ENGL 1302 Composition II 3
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication OR 3
SPCH 1315 Fundamentals of Public Speaking (3)
15-17

SEMESTER III

BUSI 2301 Business Law 3
ENGL 2311 Technical Writing OR 3
IMED 1359 Writing for Digital Media (3)
ECON 2301 Principles of Economics I 3
ITSC 1315 Project Management Software OR 3
ITSC 1415 Project Management Software (4)
12-13

SEMESTER IV

TECHNICAL SPECIALIZATION *

ITSC 1407 UNIX Operating System I OR 4
ITNW 2454 Internet/Intranet Server (4)
XXXX XXXX Computer Technology List C 4
XXXX XXXX Computer Technology List D 3-4
XXXX XXXX Computer Technology List E 3-4
IMED 2409 Internet Commerce 4
18-20

BUSINESS SPECIALIZATION*

HRPO 2307 Organizational Behavior 3
ACCT 2301 Principles of Accounting I 3
XXXX XXXX Management List F (3 courses) 9
IMED 2409 Internet Commerce 4
19
Minimum Hours Required--Technical Specialization: 60-67
OR
Minimum Hours Required--Business Specialization: 61-66

+Humanities/Fine Arts Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Humanities/Fine Arts.

* Select EITHER Technical Specialization OR Business Specialization.

Computer Technology List A -- must be selected from the following:

BCIS 1405 Business Computer Applications 4
COSC 1401 Introduction to Computing 4
#ITSC 1380 Cooperative Education-Computer and Information Sciences, General 3
ITSC 1401 Introduction to Computers 4
COSC 1301 Introduction to Computing 3

#ITSC 1380 - Student's technical competency must be approved by the instuctor prior to enrollment.

Database Technology List B -- must be selected from the following:

ITMT 1403 Querying Microsoft SQL Server with Transact-SQL 4
ITSE 1345 Introduction to Oracle SQL 3
ITSE 1445 Introduction to Oracle SQL 4
ITSE 1346 Database Theory and Design 3
ITSW 1307 Introduction to Database 3
ITSW 1407 Introduction to Database 4
ITSE 1303 Introduction to MySQL 3

Computer Technology List C -- must be selected from the following:

BCIS 1431 Programming in Visual Basic 4
COSC 1415 Introduction to Computer Science and Programming 4
ITSE 1407 Introduction to C++ Programming 4
ITSE 1411 Beginning Web Programming 4
ITSE 1432 Introduction to Visual Basic.NET Programming 4
ITSE 2417 Java Programming 4
ITSE 1406 PHP Programming 4
ITSE 1430 Introduction to C# Programming 4

Computer Technology List D -- must be selected from the following:

IMED 2315 Web Design II 3
IMED 2415 Web Design II 4
ITSE 2413 Web Authoring 4
IMED 1345 Interactive Digital Media I 3
ARTC 1302 Digital Imaging I 3
ARTC 1402 Digital Imaging I 4
ITSE 1301 Web Design Tools 3

Computer Technology List E -- must be selected from the following:

INEW 2334 Advanced Web Programming 3
INEW 2434 Advanced Web Programing 3
ITSE 1445 Introduction to Oracle SQL 4
ITSE 2402 Intermediate Web Programming 4
ITSE 2409 Database Programming 4
ITNW 1425 Fundamentals of Networking Technologies 4

Management List F -- must be selected from the following:

BMGT 1327 Principles of Management 3
BUSG 2309 Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship 3
IMED 1380 Cooperative Education-Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design 3
MRKG 2349 Advertising and Sales Promotion 3
MRKG 1302 Principles of Retailing 3
IMED 2313 Project Analysis and Design 3

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.

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ELECTRONIC COMMERCE - ENTREPRENEUR

(Level II Certificate)

EFC, NLC-Deactivated September 1, 2011.

  • Students pursuing this award program are required to meet Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards and course prerequisites.
  • Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.

Degree Plan Code: C2.ECOMM.ENTP.10

This certificate will provide education and training for individuals who would like to develop and market web business ideas for new products/services or launch new ways to sell existing products/services online. This program expands the knowledge and ability of the students who complete the Electronic Commerce Business Specialist or Technology Specialist Certificates. The courses required for this certificate are applicable to the Associate in Applied Sciences Degree in Electronic Commerce. It is available on-campus or online. Most of the classes in this program transfer to either the University of Texas at Arlington's Web Design/E-Commerce Bachelor of Arts or Sciences Degrees in Interdisciplinary Studies or to Texas A&M-Commerce's Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences Degree.

CREDIT HOURS

SEMESTER I

BUSI 1301 Introduction to Business OR 3
BUSI 2301 Business Law (3)
XXXX XXXX Computer Technology List A 3-4
MRKG 1311 Principles of Marketing 3
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
IMED 1416 Web Design I OR 4
IMED 1316 Web Design I (3)
15-17

SEMESTER II

MATH 2342 Introductory Statistics OR 3
MATH 2442 Introductory Statistics (4)
XXXX XXXX Database Technology Course List B 3-4
ITSC 1315 Project Management Software OR 3
ITSC 1415 Project Management Software (4)
Technical Specialization Track List C (One Course) OR 3-4
Business Specialization Track List D (One Course) (3)
12-16

SEMESTER III

ECON 2301 Principles of Economics I 3
Technical Specialization Track List C (Three Courses) OR 9-12
Business Specialization Track List D (Three Courses) (9)
IMED 2409 Internet Commerce 4
16-19
Minimum Hours Required 43-52

Computer Technology List A -- must be selected from the following:

BCIS 1405 Business Computer Applications 4
COSC 1401 Introduction to Computing 4
#ITSC 1380 Cooperative Education-Computer and Information Sciences, General 3
ITSC 1401 Introduction to Computers 4
COSC 1301 Introduction to Computing 3

# ITSC 1380 - Student's technical competency must be approved by the instructor prior to enrollment.

Database Technology List B -- must be selected from the following:

ITMT 1403 Querying Microsoft SQL Server with Transact-SQL 4
ITSE 1345 Introduction to Oracle SQL 3
ITSE 1445 Introduction to Oracle SQL 4
ITSE 1346 Database Theory and Design 3
ITSW 1307 Introduction to Database 3
ITSW 1407 Introduction to Database 4
ITSE 1303 Introduction to MySQL 3

Technical Specialization Track List C -- must be selected from the following:

ITSC 1407 UNIX Operating System I OR 4
ITNW 2454 Internet/Intranet Server (4)
BCIS 1431 Programming in Visual Basic 4
COSC 1415 Introduction to Computer Science and Programming 4
ITSE 1407 Introduction to C++ Programming 4
ITSE 1411 Beginning Web Programming 4
ITSE 1432 Introduction to Visual Basic .Net Programming 4
ITSE 2417 Java Programming 4
ITSE 1406 PHP Programming 4
ITSE 1430 Introduction to C# Programming 4
IMED 2315 Web Design II 4
IMED 2415 Web Design II 4
ITSE 2413 Web Authoring 4
INEW 2334 Advanced Web Programming 4
INEW 2434 Advanced Web Programming 4
ITSE 1445 Introduction to Oracle SQL 4
ITSE 2402 Intermediate Web Programming 4
ITSE 2409 Database Programming 4
IMED 1345 Interactive Digital Media I 3
ARTC 1302 Digital Imaging I 3
ARTC 1402 Digital Imaging I 4
ITSE 1301 Web Design Tools 3
ITNW 1425 Fundamentals of Networking Technologies 4

Business Specialization Track List D -- must be selected from the following:

HRPO 2307 Organizational Behavior 3
ACCT 2301 Principles of Accounting I 3
BMGT 1327 Principles of Management 3
BUSG 2309 Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship 3
IMED 1380 Cooperative Education-Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design 3
MRKG 2349 Advertising and Sales Promotion 3
MRKG 1302 Principles of Retailing 3
IMED 2313 Project Analysis and Design 3

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.

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ELECTRONIC COMMERCE--TECHNOLOGY SPECIALIST

(Level I Certficate)

EFC, NLC-Deactivated September 1, 2011.

  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
  • Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.

Degree Plan Code: C1.ECOMM.TECH.10

This certificate will provide education and training for individuals who would like to explore the technical aspects of using the web for promoting and marketing their products. This program introduces students to Electronic Commerce by evaluating current technological advancements, system integration techniques, and web site design and development. It is available on-campus or online. Most of the classes in this certificate transfer to the University of Texas at Arlington's Web Design/E-Commerce Bachelor of Arts Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies.

CREDIT HOURS

SEMESTER I

XXXX XXXX Computer Technology List A 3-4
IMED 1416 Web Design I OR 4
IMED 1316 Web Design I (3)
6-8

SEMESTER II

ITSC 1407 UNIX Operating System I OR 4
ITNW 2454 Internet/Intranet Server OR (4)
XXXX XXXX Computer Technology List B (4)
IMED 2409 Internet Commerce 4
XXXX XXXX Computer Technology List C 3-4
11-12
Minimum Hours Required 17-20

Computer Technology List A -- must be selected from the following:

BCIS 1405 Business Computer Applications 4
COSC 1401 Introduction to Computing 4
#ITSC 1380 Cooperative Education-Computer and Information Sciences, General 3
ITSC 1401 Introduction to Computers 4
COSC 1301 Introduction to Computing 3

#ITSC 1380 - Student's technical competency must be approved by the instructor prior to enrollment.

Computer Technology List B -- must be selected from the following:

BCIS 1431 Programming in Visual Basic 4
COSC 1415 Introduction to Computer Science and Programming 4
ITSE 1407 Introduction to C++ Programming 4
ITSE 1411 Beginning Web Programming 4
ITSE 1432 Introduction to Visual Basic.NET Programming 4
ITSE 2417 Java Programming 4
ITSE 1406 PHP Programming 4
ITSE 1430 Introduction to C# Programming 4
ITNW 1425 Fundamentals of Networking Technologies 4

Computer Technology List C -- must be selected from the following:

IMED 2315 Web Design II 3
IMED 2415 Web Design II 4
ITSE 2413 Web Authoring 4
IMED 1345 Interactive Digital Media I 3
ITSC 1315 Project Managment Software 3
ITSC 1415 Project Managment Software 4
ARTC 1302 Digital Imaging I 3
ARTC 1402 Digital Imaging I 4
ITSE 1301 Web Design Tools 3

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