Information Technology

A.S. Degree - Transfer Program

Department: Information and Computer Technologies

School: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)

CIP Code: 11.0103
MCC Program Code: IT01
NYSED Code (BRI): 28194
Admissions
To apply to this Major now, apply here.

New, Transfer, or Re-admit students should contact Admissions at 585-292-2200 or admissions@monroecc.edu.

Continuing students should contact Information and Computer Technologies for more information.

To apply for a Major change, click here.

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

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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Occupational Resource: http://www.onetonline.org

Requirements for Program Entrance
Intermediate Algebra with Trigonometry (or Math 104 at MCC). Typing or keyboarding recommended.

Distribution RequirementsCredit Hours
FIRST SEMESTER: 16 Credit Hours
CIS 100 Information Processing Fundamentals 4
ENG 101 College Composition OR
ENG 200 Advanced Composition
3
MTH 172 Technical Discrete Mathematics 3
PHL 105 Technology and Values 3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - SOCIAL SCIENCE ELECTIVE 3
Total
16
SECOND SEMESTER: 16 Credit Hours
CPT 115 Introduction to Networks 3
CSC 101 Introduction to Computer Science 4
MTH 160 Statistics 3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - NATURAL SCIENCE ELECTIVE 3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - SOCIAL SCIENCE ELECTIVE 3
Total
16
THIRD SEMESTER: 16 Credit Hours
CIS 201 Web Site Programming and Design 3
CSC 225 Advanced JAVA Programming 3
ENG 251 Technical Communication OR SPC 140 Introduction to Speech Communication OR SPC 142 Public Speaking OR any LITERATURE ELECTIVE
3
PHYSICAL/HEALTH EDUCATION ELECTIVE 1
PROGRAM ELECTIVE* 3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - NATURAL SCIENCE ELECTIVE 3
Total
16
FOURTH SEMESTER: 16 Credit Hours
CIS 211 Applied Database Concepts 3
CSC 215 Introduction to Linux 3
PHYSICAL/HEALTH EDUCATION ELECTIVE 1
PROGRAM ELECTIVE* 3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - AMERICAN HISTORY** OR OTHER WORLD CIVILIZATIONS OR WESTERN CIVILIZATION ELECTIVE 3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - THE ARTS OR FOREIGN LANGUAGE ELECTIVE 3
Total
16
TOTAL CREDITS 64

*PROGRAM ELECTIVE: Choose one of CIS 110; CPT 101, CPT 120; CPT 211; CSC 206, CSC 214, CSC 215, CSC 223

**If below 85 on U.S. History Regents Exam, choose from HIS 111, HIS 112. If 85 or above on U.S. History Regents Exam, choose from: HIS 103, HIS 104, HIS 111, HIS 112, HIS 200, HIS 211, HIS 240, HSM 103; POS 102.


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


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