Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021

Computer Technology (AAS)

The College offers a Computer Technology program that focuses on general applications programming. Students seeking a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science should consult the requirements for the BS in Computer Science or the BS in Computer Science/Mathematics.

General Education Requirements 28-30 credits 
Core Requirements  28-30 credits
Total Credits Required  60

General Education Requirements

ENG 111Introduction to College Writing(EC)

3

ENG 151College Writing(EC)

3

 

MTH 231Analytic Geometry and Calculus I(MQ)(STEM)

3

 

AST 120Space Science I(LP)(SW)(STEM)

4

OR

BIO 170General Biology I(LP)(SW)(STEM)

3

OR

CHM 141General Chemistry I(LP)(SW)(STEM)

3

OR

PHY 120General Physics I(LP)(SW)(STEM)

3

OR

GEO 115Fundamentals of Physical Geology(LP)(SW)(STEM)

3

OR

PHY 160General Physics II(SW)(STEM)

3

 

AST 160Space Science II(SW)(STEM)

4

OR

BIO 180General Biology II(SW)(STEM)

3

OR

CHM 142General Chemistry II(LP)(SW)(STEM)

3

OR

ESC 110Meteorology and Climatology(LP)(SW)(STEM)

3

OR

GEO 102Earth Systems History(LP)(SW)(STEM)

3

OR

PHY 160General Physics II(SW)(STEM)

3

 

Three courses from the following Flexible Core areas:

9

World Cultures and Global Issues Course(WG)

3

US Experience in its Diversity Course(US)

3

Individual and Society Course(IS)

3

Creative Expression Course(CE)

3

One-year of high school chemistry is required prior to entry into CHM 141/121.  If you have not completed one-year of high school chemistry you will be required to complete CHM 100 and CHM 101 prior to registering for CHM 141/121.

Core Requirements

CSC 126Introduction to Computer Science(SW)(STEM)

4

A grade of C or above in CSC 126 is required for continuation in the program. Students will be allowed to repeat the course, if necessary.

In addition to the above students must complete the requirements from either the Programming or Information Science sequence

Programming Sequence

CSC 210Applications Programming(RNL)

4

OR

CSC 332Operating Systems I(RLA)(CES)

3

CSC 305Operating Systems Programming Laboratory(RNL)(CES)

1

 

CSC 211Intermediate Programming(RNL)

4

 

CSC 220Computers and Programming(RNL)

4

OR

Two two-credit CSC courses at or above the 200-level

4

 

CSC 228Discrete Mathematical Structures for Computer Science(RLA)

4

CSC 326Data Structures(RNL)(CES)

4

CSC 330Object-Oriented Software Design(RNL)

4

MTH 229Calculus Computer Laboratory(RLA)

1

MTH 231Analytic Geometry and Calculus I(MQ)(STEM)

3

CSC 332/CSC 305 to be chosen in consultation with an advisor.

Information Science Sequence

Option One:

BUS 215Information Management(RNL)

4

MGT 110Organizational Theory and Management(RNL)

3

CSC 210Applications Programming(RNL)

4

ISI 205Data Communications and IT Infrastructure(RNL)

4

ISI 300/CSC 300Information Structures for Business(RLA)

4

CSC 226Web Database Applications(RNL)

3

CSC 315Introduction to Database Systems(RLA)

4

MTH 229Calculus Computer Laboratory(RLA)

1

 

MTH 231Analytic Geometry and Calculus I(MQ)(STEM)

3

OR

MTH 221Applied Finite Mathematics and Business Calculus(MQ)(STEM)

4

OR

Option Two:

BUS 215Information Management(RNL)

4

MGT 110Organizational Theory and Management(RNL)

3

CSC 211Intermediate Programming(RNL)

4

ISI 205Data Communications and IT Infrastructure(RNL)

4

CSC 226Web Database Applications(RNL)

3

CSC 315Introduction to Database Systems(RLA)

4

CSC 326Data Structures(RNL)(CES)

4

MTH 229Calculus Computer Laboratory(RLA)

1

MTH 231Analytic Geometry and Calculus I(MQ)(STEM)

3

Total Credit Hours: 28-30

Minimum Grade Requirement

A grade of C or above is required in all CSC courses that are prerequisites for courses in the major requirements. Students will be allowed to repeat courses, if necessary.
Chemistry Advisory

One-year of high school chemistry is required prior to entry into CHM 141 and CHM 121.  If you have not completed one-year of high school chemistry you will be required to complete CHM 100 and CHM 101 prior to registering for CHM 141 and CHM 121.

Mathematics Placement

Depending on mathematics placement, some students may have to complete MTH 30, and/or MTH 35 and/or MTH 123, and/or MTH 130 prior to enrolling in MTH 230/229 or MTH 231/229.

Total Credit Hours: 60