Information Technology

A.S. Degree - Transfer Program
Department: Information and Computer Technologies

CIP Code: 11.0103

MCC Program Code: IT01

NYSED Code (BRI): 28194

50% or more of this program can be completed online.

Admissions
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Description

This program has been designed to give the student a solid foundation in information technology to foster success in obtaining a four-year degree. The student will gain a background in networking, programming, database design, and web site design. This degree program also provides a solid math background required to develop problem solving skills.
(Housed in the Information and Computer Technologies Department)

Program Learning Outcomes

1) Apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline
2) Use the Systems Analysis Design paradigm to critically analyze a problem
3) Solve problems (programming networking database and Web design) in the Information Technology environment.
4) Function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal
5) Demonstrate professional behavior
6) Demonstrate ethical conduct
7) Explain legal codes and standards associated with information technology
8) Discuss IT-oriented security issues and protocols
9) Demonstrate appropriate social skills and personal responsibility
10) Communicate effectively with a range of audiences
11) Analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals organizations and society
12) Demonstrate strong programming skills which may include writing debugging or testing computer programs
13) Evaluate and maintain network environments
14) Design and implement a web page
15) Apply various IT skills to electronic databases

Employment Potential

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Requirements for Program Entrance

Intermediate Algebra with Trigonometry (or Math 104 at MCC). Typing or keyboarding recommended.


Distribution RequirementsCredit Hours
FIRST SEMESTER: 15 Credit Hours
CPT 115 Introduction to Networks 3
ENG 101 College Composition OR
ENG 200 Advanced Composition
3
PHL 105 Technology and Values 3
MTH 172 Technical Discrete Mathematics 3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION SOCIAL SCIENCE ELECTIVE* 3
Total15
SECOND SEMESTER: 16 Credit Hours
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION SOCIAL SCIENCE ELECTIVE* 3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION NATURAL SCIENCE ELECTIVE 3
CPT 215 Data Communications and Networking 3
CSC 101 Introduction to Computer Science 4
MTH 160 Statistics 3
Total16
THIRD SEMESTER: 16 Credit Hours
CIS 201 Web Site Programming and Design 3
CIS 209 Systems Analysis and Design 3
CSC 223 Computer Programming "C++" OR
CSC 225 Advanced JAVA Programming
3
ENG 251 Technical Communication OR
MTH 161 Statistics II
3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION AMERICAN HISTORY OR WESTERN CIVILIZATION
OR OTHER WORLD CIVILIZATIONS ELECTIVE
3
PHYSICAL/HEALTH EDUCATION 1
Total 16
FOURTH SEMESTER: 16 Credit Hours
CIS 211 Applied Database Concepts OR
CIS 221 Applied Database Concepts with an Oracle Database

3
CSC 206 Digital Computer Organization OR
CSC 215 Introduction to Linux

3
PROGRAM ELECTIVE** 3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION ARTS OR FOREIGN LANGUAGE ELECTIVE 3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION NATURAL SCIENCE ELECTIVE 3
PHYSICAL/HEALTH EDUCATION 1
Total16
TOTAL CREDITS 63

* SUNY Social Science Electives: ECO 111 or ECO 112 recommended.
**PROGRAM ELECTIVE: Choose one of CRC 125, CSC 206, CSC 214, CSC 215, CSC 223, CSC 225, CIS 110, MTH 161 or higher.


NOTE: See SUNY General Education requirements for students transferring to a four-year SUNY school.

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