minimum 60 hours
Information services and support prepares students for work in the computer industry as software and hardware support professionals, information technology staff and computer technicians.
Below is a sample plan of study. Consult your degree audit for your program requirements.
Associate of Applied Business in Computer Support Specialist
- Students are required to successfully complete a minimum of 60 semester hours with an overall grade point average of 2.0 or higher.
- Students should be academically prepared to be placed into MATH 1180 or MATH 1200 at a minimum.
- Students should consult their Degree Audit for coursework that fulfills course requirements in the University Core.
- Students may use the associate degree to go on to the BAOT for 2+2 bachelor degree completion.
|BUAD 1000||Orientation For Business Students||1|
|BMGT 1010||Business Principles||3|
|ENGL 1110||College Composition I||3|
|Select one of the following:||3-4|
|Reasoning With Mathematics|
|Mathematical Modeling and Problem Solving|
|CMPT 1100||Microsoft Office Applications||3|
|CMPT 1410||Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet Application||2|
|BMGT 2700 |
or BMGT 2750
|Managing Diversity In The Workplace |
or Cultural Communications In The Workplace
|CMPT 1020||Computer Concepts||4|
|CMPT 2460||Advanced Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet||2|
|ENGL 2960 |
or ENGL 1130
|Professional and Business Writing |
or College Composition II: Academic Disciplines And Discourse
|CMPT 1450||Microsoft Outlook||1|
|BMGT 1500||Workplace Communication And Presentations||3|
|CMPT 1110||Pc Operating Systems||3|
|CNET 2150||Computer Hardware||3|
|Arts/Humanities Core 1||3|
|Social Science Core 1||3|
|CMPT 1320||Internet And The World Wide Web||1|
|CMPT 2500||Help Desk Concepts||3|
|CNET 2200||Network Technologies||4|
|CMPT 1430||Microsoft Word||2|
|Social Sciences Core 1||3|
Select from approved general education/university core course work, see degree audit for course selection.
Major elective, see degree audit or academic advisor for course selection.
• Selecting, installing and configuring personal computer hardware
• Installing operating systems
• Installing basic software programs
• Setting up networks
• Creating and managing active directory domain
• Understanding of virtual systems
• Applying computer and network security measures
• Communicating effectively
• Demonstrating ability to adapt solutions to difference work situations
• Exhibiting accepted ethical standards of the IT industry
• Applying customer service principals