2016 - 2017 Combined Catalogs of the Colleges

Program: Internet Development Technologies
Degree Plan: Site System Administration Certificate

This degree plan includes updates that were added after it was originally published on June 11, 2016.
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(Level I Certificate)

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  • 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.IDT.SITE.ADM

This certificate stresses the configuration, maintenance and management of server technologies used in delivering complex web services. Areas of study include installing and configuring Windows, UNIX/Linux, Macintosh and monitoring and securing website servers.

Prerequisites: A working knowledge and understanding of personal computers and operating systems obtained in ITSC 1401 or BCIS 1405 or COSC 1301 or equivalent experience approved by Information Technology personnel.



BCIS 1305 Business Computer Applications 3
ITSE 1329 Programming Logic and Design 3
ITNW 1408 Implementing and Supporting Client Operation Systems 4
ITSC 1405 Introduction to PC Operating Systems 4


ITSC 1425 Personal Computer Hardware 4
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
ITNW 1425 Fundamentals of Networking Technologies 4
ITSC 1480 Cooperative Education-Computer and Information Sciences, General OR 4
Elective Any four-credit ARTC, ARTV, COSC, GAME, IMED, INEW, ITSC, OR ITSE course (4)
Minimum Hours Required 29

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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