Program: Computer Information Technology (PC Support Awards)
(Associate in Applied Sciences Degree)
Offered at all colleges.
- 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:
This associate degree program trains the student to troubleshoot software and hardware problems, implementing corrections where possible; to evaluate new software and hardware; to install hardware and software, including equipment assembly and diagnostics; and to assist in the development and presentation of training courses for users. The graduate will be qualified to provide support for personal computer users in a corporate environment.
|ITSC 1401||Introduction to Computers OR||4|
|BCIS 1405||Business Computer Applications OR||(4)|
|COSC 1401||Introduction to Computing||(4)|
|ITNW 1425||Fundamentals of Networking Technologies||4|
|ITSW 1401||Introduction to Word Processing OR||4|
|ITSC 2421||Integrated Software Applications II OR||(4)|
|POFI 2440||Advanced Word Processing||(4)|
|ENGL 1301||Composition I||3|
|ITSE 1429||Programming Logic and Design OR||4|
|ITSC 1415||Project Managment Software||(4)|
|ITSC 1405||Introduction to PC Operating Systems AND||4|
|ITSC 1425||Personal Computer Hardware OR||4|
|CPMT 1451||IT Essentials: PC Hardware and Software||(4)|
|ITSW 1404||Introduction to Spreadsheets OR||4|
|ITSW 2434||Advanced Spreadsheets||(4)|
|ITSW 1407||Introduction to Database OR||4|
|ITSW 2437||Advanced Database||(4)|
|IMED 1416||Web Design I||4|
|Elective||Any CPMT, GAME, IMED, INEW, ITCC, ITMT, ITNW, ITSC, ITSE, ITSW, or ITSY course||3-4|
|SPCH 1311||Introduction to Speech Communication OR||3|
|SPCH 1315||Fundamentals of Public Speaking||(3)|
|ITSW 1410||Introduction to Presentation Graphics Software OR||4|
|ITSC 1409||Integrated Software Applications I||(4)|
|ITSC 2439||Personal Computer Help Desk Support||4|
|ITSC 1X8X||Cooperative Education OR||3-4|
|Elective||Any CPMT, GAME, IMED, INEW, ITCC, ITMT, ITNW, ITSC, ITSE, ITSW, or ITSY course||(3-4)|
|Minimum Hours Required|
++Social/Behavioral Science Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Social/Behavorial Science.
+++Humanities/Fine Arts Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Humanities/Fine Arts.
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.