Associate of Applied Science
Purpose: This curriculum is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in Information Technology fields, and to update the technical knowledge of returning professionals. May sit for the CompTIA Security+ Certification and the CompTIA Linux+.
Specializations in Database & Program Developer and Cyber Security & Network Administration are available.
Program Objectives: Employment opportunities include entry level Information Technology positions.
Admission Requirements: Applicants must meet the requirements for admission to credit-level coursework established by the college.
Developmental Requirements: Students who do not place into college-level English will be required to take developmental courses.
Students who do not demonstrate proficiency in MTE 1* , MTE 2* and MTE 3* will be required to take developmental courses.
It is strongly recommended that developmental education requirements be completed as soon as possible.
Program Note: This program can be completed with a combination of night and online classes.
AAS degrees prepare students for direct employment upon completion of the degree. However, many programs may also transfer to four-year institutions. Students interested in transferring should verify program requirements with specific four-year institutions and with the program head for Information Technology.