2016 - 2017 Catalog Program: Computer Information Technology (PC Support Awards) Degree Plan: Technology Support Certificate
COMPUTER INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY -- TECHNOLOGY SUPPORT
Gainful Employment Information
(Level I Certificate)
Offered at all colleges
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.CIT.TECHSUPPT.16
The Technology Support Certificate serves as an "entry-career ladder" which provides a foundation for all Computer Information Technology programs and awards or other programs in related fields.
ITSC 1401 Introduction to Computers
BCIS 1405 Business Computer Applications
COSC 1301 Introduction to Computing
ITNW 1425 Fundamentals of Networking Technologies
ITNW 1458 Network+
ITSE 1429 Programming Logic and Design
ITSC 1415 Project Management Software
IMED 1416 Web Design I
ITSC 1425 Personal Computer Hardware
CPMT 1451 IT Essentials: PC Hardware and Software
ITSC 1405 Introduction to PC Operating Systems
Minimum Hours Required
NOTE: Students can obtain the Technology Support Certificate as an "entry-career ladder" which provides a foundation for all Computer Information Technology programs and awards or other programs in related fields.
+Technical Elective - must be selected from the following:
ITCC 1191 Special Topics in System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager
ITSC 1191 Special Topics in Computer and Information Sciences, General
ITSE 1191 Special Topics in Computer Programming
ITNW 1192 Special Topics in Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
ITSY 1191 Special Topics in Information Technology/Security
ITSC 1171 Introduction to Computers
IMED 1191 Special Topics in Educational/Instructional Media Design
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.